Lacrimal gland pleomorphic adenoma (Kennerdell Case 31, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case31_lgpa.ppt
Title Lacrimal gland pleomorphic adenoma (Kennerdell Case 31, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Zygoma; Lacrimal gland; Lacrimal apparatus; Adenoma, Pleomorphic; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Biopsy, Fine Needle; Microsurgery
Presenting Symptom Proptosis of the right eye without functional deficit.
History A 70-year-old woman who presented with a six month history of proptosis of the right eye without functional deficit.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan showing a lesion above and temporal to the right globe, slight erosion of the bone of the distal zygoma. A mass in the right superior orbit with some molding of the tumor near the globe which is atypical of pleomorphic adenoma
Anatomy Zygoma; Lacrimal gland; Lacrimal apparatus
Pathology Fine needle aspiration biopsy of the lesion because of its atypical clinical presentation showing a 100x magnification of the pleomorphic adenomatous cells which are benign in an acid mucopolysaccharide stain, differentiating it from a lymphoid lesion or an adenoid cystic carcinoma. The hematoxylin and eosin stain of the pleomorphic adenomatous cells in the right lacrimal adenoma. No evidence of malignant cells.
Disease/Diagnosis Adenoma, Pleomorphic
Treatment Surgical removal of lesion
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/s6d50pnr
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180105
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6d50pnr