Proptosis and ptosis from lymphoma (Kennerdell Case 64, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case64_papfl
Title Proptosis and ptosis from lymphoma (Kennerdell Case 64, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Blepharoptosis; Ptosis; Lymphoma; Ultrasonography; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Radiotherapy
Presenting Symptom Left proptosis and ptosis.
History An 84-year-old woman was referred with a one-year history of left proptosis and ptosis. The upper lid had partially impaired vision. She was in good general health without evidence of a tumor elsewhere.
Neuroimaging The ultrasound with the beam coming from left to right showing the lesion posterior to the globe as an anechoic lost lesion with a strong posterior wall. An axial CT scan of the lesion in the left orbit superior to the globe and in the anterior orbit extending posteriorly. A coronal view of the orbits with the lesion in a superior aspect of the left globe with an irregular component of the optic nerve being inferior to the lesion.
Anatomy Orbit
Pathology Lid lymphocytes obtained by a fine needle aspiration biopsy.
Disease/Diagnosis Lymphoma
Treatment 2,400 cGy of radiation therapy.
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:
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
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s6pk0hv0
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-10-23
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180095
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