Blast From the Past

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Identifier walsh_2003_s2_c1
Title Blast From the Past
Creator Chan-Lau, Juan
Subject Neuroblastoma; Blindness
Presenting Symptom Loss of vision OU
History A 2-year old male with a sudden loss of vision OU.
Clinical NLP OU
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Poorly-differentiated Schwannian stroma-poor neuroblasts separated by fibrovascular septa.
Disease/Diagnosis Neuroblastoma
Treatment Surgery
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Relation is Part of Case 1, Session II, Walsh Session, NANOS 2003
Contributor Primary Chan-Lau, Juan
Contributor Secondary Trobe, Jonathan D.; Wechsler, Daniel S.; Ruiz, Robert E.; Gebarski, Stephen S.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2003
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 29th 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/s64b341f
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-09-01
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 177632
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