Nonfunctiong Pituitary Adenoma with Chiasmal Compression

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Identifier EEC-Case-Pituitary adenoma Chiasm compression
Title Nonfunctiong Pituitary Adenoma with Chiasmal Compression
Subject pituitary adenoma, bitemporal hemianopia, optic nerve pallor
Creator William Pearce, MD, Emory Eye Center Atlanta, Georgia; Valerie Biousse, MD, Emory Eye Center Atlanta, Georgia
Description This is a case of large non-functioning pituitary adenoma with mass effect on the optic chiasm inducing loss of optic nerve fibers and subsequent visual field. Figure 1: Fundus photographs demonstrating bilateral temporal optic nerve head pallor Figure 2: Humphrey visual fields demonstrating a bitemporal hemianopia Figure 3: Ocular coherence tomograph of the right peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer demonstrating temporal loss Figure 4 : Ocular coherence tomograph of the left peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer demonstrating greater temporal loss than right eye Figure 5 : Axial T2 FLAIR magentic resonance image showing suprasellar mass displacing the chiasm Figure 6: Coronal T1 post-contrast magnetic resonance image demonstrating encasement of carotids (red) and superior displacement and mass effect on chiasm (green)
Contributor Primary Pearce, William
Contributor Secondary Biousse, Valerie
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Rights Management Copyright 2014. 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
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6031p1n
Setname ehsl_novel_eec
Date Created 2014-08-14
Date Modified 2018-01-22
ID 177382
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6031p1n
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