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Scintillating scotoma

Introduction: Scintillating scotoma

Description of Scintillating scotoma

Scintillating scotoma: a localized area of diminished vision edged by shimmering colored lights; in many people it indicates the onset of migraine.
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Scintillating scotoma: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Scintillating scotoma

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Hierarchical classifications of Scintillating scotoma

The following list attempts to classify Scintillating scotoma into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • scotoma
  • vision defect,visual defect,visual disorder,visual impairment
  • disability,disablement,handicap,impairment
  • bad condition,poor shape,unfitness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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