Pain, Proptosis and. . . Pitch Black!

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Identifier walsh_2004_s2_c5
Title Pain, Proptosis and. . . Pitch Black!
Creator Fiona Costello, MD, Associate Professor, University of Calgary
Subject Exophthalmos; Wegener Granulomatosis; Vasculitis; Sjogren's Syndrome; Retinal Artery Occlusion
Presenting Symptom Bi-lateral loss of vision
History A 51-year old female with bilateral sequential loss of vision. Previous history significant for Sjogren's Syndrome.
Clinical VA: HM OU
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Bi-lateral central retinal artery occulsion; Acute neutrophilic infiltrate and necrosis
Disease/Diagnosis Wegener Granulomatosis
Treatment Corticosteroids
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Relation is Part of Case 5, Session II, Walsh Session, NANOS 2004
Contributor Primary Costello, Fiona
Contributor Secondary Gilber, Steve; Karsh, Jacob
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2004
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 30th 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:
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
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s62n550n
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2005-12-06
Date Modified 2012-10-30
ID 177586
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