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Amblyopia plasticity

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First Author: S.Baghrizabehi SLOVENIA

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Amblyopia is a condition in which the connection between the brain and retina of the eye are poor in the development.


Teaching hospital of Rakican 9000 Murska Sobota Slovenia


28-year-old caucasian man with anisometropic amblyopia of the right eye suffered a penetrating injury to the fixing left eye which resulted amaurosis.After the reconstructive surgery the vision in the fixing eye dropped to no light perception and remained there.


Our case demonstrate that visual cortex plasticity can be restored or enhanced later in life.


Our case study suggest that early reverse occlusion operates to reverse the physiological dominance of the deprived eye.

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