Treatment Options: Surgical

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Identifier 20140301_nanos_noandneurosurgsympos_04
Title Treatment Options: Surgical
Creator Kosmorsky, Gregory S
Subject Papilledema; Intracranial Hypertension; Lamina Cribrosa; Shunts; Corticosteroids; Diamox; Diuretics; Lanoxin
Description Mechanism of Papilledema: elevation of ICP; creates an increase in hydrodynamic force, force is brought to bear at the lamina cribrosa, lamina cribrosa is an anatomically critical area, combination of ischemia and mechanical compression, interuption of axoplasmic transport, Macro/micro-vesicular elements and mitochondria get stuck when making the 900 turn at the lamina, clinical appearance of papilledema results
Relation is Part of NANOS 2014: When Neurosurgery & Neuro-Ophthalmology Collide
Contributor Primary Golnik, Karl C
Contributor Secondary Miller, Neil R; Newman, Steven A
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2014-03-01
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/PowerPoint
Source 2014 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2013. 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/s6qk0q11
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
ID 184025
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