Cryptic Chiasmal Corruption

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Identifier walsh_1998_s1_c1
Title Cryptic Chiasmal Corruption
Creator Roger E. Turbin, MD, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Subject Hemangioma, Cavernous; Optic Chiasm; Optic Atrophy; Pupil Disorders; Arteriovenous Malformations
Presenting Symptom Right frontal headache; Diffuse blur OD
History A 14-year old female with a 3-day history of a worsening severe right frontal headache, which intensified and became bilateral. Two days after headache onset she developed diffuse blur OD, more severe centrally, which worsened gradually. She reported questionable fleeting minimal blur OS.
Clinical VA: 20/400 OD, 20/20 OS; RAPD OD; Color plates: 0/12 OD, 12/12 OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Exophytic tumor arising fro the optic chiasm
Disease/Diagnosis Cavernous hemangioma of optic chiasm
Treatment Surgery
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Turbin, Roger
Contributor Secondary Hukin, Juliette; Muzynski, Cheryl; Lefton, Dan; Siffert, Joao; Rosenblum, Mark; Kupersmith, Mark J.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 1998-03-22
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 1998 Walsh Proceedings
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit:
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6736tpw
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-12-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178026
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