Obvious Case of Giant Cell Arteritis (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2005_s4_c5_pp
Title Obvious Case of Giant Cell Arteritis (PowerPoint)
Creator Barrett, Kevin M.
Subject Amyloidosis; Nephrolithiasis; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Creatinine
Presenting Symptom Fatigue; Weight loss; Headache; Monocular loss of vision
History A 64-year-old male with a 6-month history of fatigue, weight loss, shoulder/hip girdle discomfort, jaw pain when chewing and episodic monocular loss of vision. Previous history significant for hypertension, prostate cancer (s/p prostatectomy), adenomatous hyperplasia (s/p thyroidectomy) and kidney calculi.
Clinical VA: Normal; Elevated ESR; Elevated Creatinine
Neuroimaging CT
Pathology Deposits of eosinophilic, homogeneous hyaline material in the interstitial arteries and arterioles; Fat aspirate positive for amyloid.
Disease/Diagnosis Systemic amyloidosis
Treatment Corticosteroids
References N/A
Relation is Part of Case 5, Session IV, Walsh Session, NANOS 2005
Contributor Primary Barrett, Kevin M.
Contributor Secondary Brazis, Paul W.; Abril, Andy; Kostick, David; Menke, David
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2005
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 31st Annual North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Meeting, Frank B. Walsh Session CD-ROM
Rights Management Copyright 2008. 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/s62j6fh1
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2005-09-02
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 177408
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s62j6fh1
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