Dysthyroid orbitopathy, optic neuropathy and esotropia (Kennerdell Case 60, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case60_doonae.ppt
Title Dysthyroid orbitopathy, optic neuropathy and esotropia (Kennerdell Case 60, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy; Dysthyroid orbitopathy; Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Esotropia; Optic nerve diseases; Disorder of the optic nerve; Decompression, Surgical
Presenting Symptom Consistent dysthyroid orbitopathy with optic neuropathy
History A 51-year-old woman referred with thyroid disease and consistent dysthyroid orbitopathy with optic neuropathy despite treatment with steroids, radiation and an inadequate anterior, medial and inferior decompression. Minimal proptosis, but continued compression of the optic nerves with visual loss.
Clinical Hertel measurements were 21 in each eye with a base of 100.
Neuroimaging An axial view of the patient following the medial inferior decompression. The axial view shows the extensive displacement of the enlarged medial recti into the former ethmoid air cell space.
Anatomy Orbit; Orbital disc; Entire medial rectus
Disease/Diagnosis Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy; Dysthyroid orbitopathy
Treatment Surgical decompression
Contributor Primary Kennerdell, John S.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Allegheny General Hospital. Dept. of Ophthalmology; Drexel University. Dept. of Ophthalmology
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s62v2htg
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-10-22
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180092
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s62v2htg