Twice Bitten, Once Shy (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2011_s4_c4_ppt
Title Twice Bitten, Once Shy (PowerPoint)
Creator Shin, Robert
Subject Demyelinating Diseases; Central Nervous System Neoplasms; Lymphoma; Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse; Hemianopsia; Dysarthria
Presenting Symptom Fatigue, Confusion; Headache
History A 57-year old female with fatigue, confusion and headache associated with a right interferior qandrantanopsia.
Clinical Right-sided hemiparesis and dysarthria
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Large perivascular malignant lymphoid cells
Disease/Diagnosis Primary central nervous system lymphoma preceded by sentinel demyelination.
Treatment IV Corticosteroids; Antineoplastic antimetabolites; Vitamin B complex
References 1. Liu C, Lin C. Diagnosis of Primary CNS Lymphoma. J Med Sci 2009;29(3):155-158. 2. Brecher K, Hochberg F, David lH, et al. Case report of unusual leukoencephalopathy preceding primary CNS lymphoma. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 998;65:917-920. 3. Alderson L, Fetell MR, Sisti M, et al. Sentinel lesions of primary CNS lymphoma. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry 1996;60:102-105. 4. Kuhlmann T, Schroter A, Dechent P, et al. Diagnosis of a multifocal B cell lymphoma with preceding demyelinating central nervous system lesions by single voxel proton MR spectroscopy. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2001;70:259-262.
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 2011 Walsh Session, February 5
Contributor Primary Shin, Robert
Contributor Secondary Castellani, Rudy; Morales, Robert; Reich, Stephen
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2011-02-05
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 43rd Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2011. 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
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