The Bridge School

Cortical Visual Impairment

Brain Injury

Medical conditions known to cause visual pathway and visual processing damage are:

  • Asphyxia and perinatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
  • Cerebral vascular accident
  • Periventricular leukomalacia
  • Infection
  • Structural abnormalities
  • Chromosomal abnormalities
  • Metabolic conditions
  • Traumatic brain injury as known

(Roman-Lantzy, et. al., 2010.)