Total loss of vision in all or part of the visual field due to bilateral OCCIPITAL LOBE (i.e., VISUAL CORTEX) damage or dysfunction. Anton syndrome is characterized by the psychic denial of true, organic cortical blindness. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p460)
Loss of sight due to a lesion in the cortical center of vision.
Blindness due to lesion of cortical visual center.
Permanent loss of vision resulting from complete destruction of the visual center in the cortical portion of the occipital lobe.