AIDS: neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations

Identifier Sadun_19
Title AIDS: neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations
Subject Optic nerve; Axons; Optic disk; Astrocytes; Macrophages; Infarction; Pneumocystis carinii; Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome; Cytomegalovirus retinitis; Retinal necrosis syndrome, Acute; Cryptococcus; Meningitis; Leukoencephalopathy, Progressive multifocal; Papilledema; AIDS dementia complex; Cellulitis; AIDS
Creator Alfredo A. Sadun, MD, PhD, Flora L. Thornton Chair, Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at USC
Presenting Symptom Infarction
Description Discusses various neuro-opthalmological complications to which AIDS patients are prone, and results of experimental testing on rabbits using Pentoxifylline
Anatomy Optic nerve; Axons; Optic disk; Astrocytes; Macrophages
Pathology Slides showing astrocytes, macrophages, cytokine staining
Disease/Diagnosis Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome; Cytomegalovirus retinitis; Retinal necrosis syndrome, Acute; Cryptococcus; Meningitis; Leukoencephalopathy, Progressive multifocal; Papilledema; AIDS dementia complex; Cellulitis
Treatment Pentoxifylline
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Context URL http://library.med.utah.edu/NOVEL/Sadun/
Type Text; Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Created in Microsoft PowerPoint
Rights Management Alfredo A. Sadun, MD, PhD, Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit http://library.med.utah.edu/NOVEL/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Doheny Eye Institute; University of Southern California. Dept. of Opthalmology; University of Southern California. Dept. of Neurological Surgery
Collection Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Language eng
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s6wt1qtp
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-02-26
Date Modified 2012-11-06
ID 177048
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=177048
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