Motility Disturbances

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Identifier 97_02
Title Motility Disturbances
Subject Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia, mitochondrial disease, myopathy, ptosis, MRI
Description This is a 60-year-old albino woman with chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia and strabismus fixus. Her extreme bilateral esotropia caused her acuity to be 20/400 OU, no view of fundus could be obtained except for the far periphery. CPEO is the most common manifestation of mitochondrial myopathy, occurring in an estimated two-thirds of all cases of mitochondrial myopathy.
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 141
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 Eric L. Berman, MD
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/s6hm8815
Setname ehsl_novel_aao_nanos
Date Created 2004-11-17
Date Modified 2014-08-28
ID 176924
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