Optic Neuropathies

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Identifier 96_65
Title Optic Neuropathies
Subject Optic Neuropathy with Sinus Disease
Description The patient is a 66-year-old man with a history of ethanol abuse. He presented with 3 months of right-sided headache and a few days of progressive visual loss OD to hand motions only. When seen by the orbital service, he had nearly complete ophthalmoplegia and ptosis. Sinus biopsy showed fungus, which led to a subsequent orbital exenteration and therapy with amphotericin B. The exenterated specimen grew Aspergillus fumigatus. Pair with 96_66, 96_67, and 96_68.
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 97
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
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 http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Contributor Primary Larry P. Frohman, MD, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
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/s6962h44
Setname ehsl_novel_aao_nanos
Date Created 2004-11-17
Date Modified 2015-07-16
ID 176918
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6962h44
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