Amaurosis (Greek meaning darkening, dark, or obscure) is vision loss or weakness that occurs without an apparent lesion affecting the eye. It may result from either a medical condition or excess acceleration, as in flight. The term is the same as the Latin gutta serena.

Narrower Problems:
Amaurotic idiocy
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
06.05.1999 – 00:00 CEST