Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disorders

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Identifier 91_49
Title Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disorders
Subject Thyroid Disease, thyroid eye disease, myopathy, proptosis, periorbital edema, lid retraction
Description Thyroid eye disease is the most common cause of unilateral or bilateral proptosis in the adult patient. Other signs of thyroid eye disease should be sought, including lid retraction, inferior scleral show, and lid lag. Patients with markedly asymmetric or strictly unilateral proptosis should probably undergo an imaging of the orbit to exclude orbital tumor. Pair with 91_50.
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 68
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 Mitchell J. Wolin, MD, Greenville Memorial Hospital
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/s6642pb8
Setname ehsl_novel_aao_nanos
Date Created 2004-11-17
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 176973
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6642pb8
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