Arnold Chiari Malformation

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Identifier NOVEL_Cogan_6-1
Title Arnold Chiari Malformation
Subject Chiari Malformation
Presenting Symptom downbeat nystagmus; hypometria to the right
History 5-27-82: 32 year old man of short stature and overweight. Referred by Dr. Zee for study of down beat nystagmus. Has always had a short stocky neck and has had periodic apnea (2nd patient of Dr. Zee's with down beat nystagmus and intermittent apnea). Onset of Sx was blurring of vision for which he consulted an optometrist and later an ophthalmologist and thence to a neurosurgeon. Posterior decompression was done with little change in symptoms.
Treatment surgical decompression
Disease/Diagnosis Arnold Chiari Malformation
Creator David G. Cogan, MD (1908-1993), Former Director of Ophthalmology, National Eye Institute
Contributor Secondary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Eye Institute
Date 1980; 1989
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Source 3/4" Umatic master videotape
Relation is Part of David G. Cogan Collection
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit:
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6cn75jc
Setname ehsl_novel_dgc
Date Created 2006-02-22
Date Modified 2017-02-08
ID 177198
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