Neuro-Ophthalmic Vascular Disease

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Identifier 91_40
Title Neuro-Ophthalmic Vascular Disease
Subject Ophthalmic Artery Aneurysm
Description Aneurysms of the intracranial circulation may act as mass lesions and compress the afferent of efferent visual pathway. Ophthalmic artery aneurysms may compress the optic nerve and result in an optic neuropathy (ie, visual loss, afferent pupillary defect, optic atrophy). Treatment includes endovascular embolization, surgical clipping, or some combination of these modalities. Pair with Image 91_42.
Creator AAO/NANOS - American Academy of Ophthalmology / North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Relation is Part of Case 118
Rights Management Copyright 2002. 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
Contributor Primary Mark J. Kupersmith, MD, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
Source AAO/NANOS Clinical neuro-ophthalmology : image collection for ophthalmic practitioners. American Academy of Ophthalmology [electronic resource], [San Francisco, Calif.] : AAO, c1999.
ARK ark:/87278/s6jm597f
Setname ehsl_novel_aao_nanos
Date Created 2004-11-17
Date Modified 2012-11-07
ID 176916
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