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Identifier walsh_2003_s2_c3
Title Question Not Asked
Creator William A. Fletcher, MD, Departments of Clinical Neurosciences & Surgery, University of Calgary
Subject Carcinoma, Basal Cell; Oculomotor Nerve Diseases; Diplopia; Blepharoptosis; Carcinoma
Presenting Symptom Diplopia; Ptosis
History A 62-year old male developed a sensation of water running over his head in the left temporo-parietal region. Previous history significant for skin cancer.
Clinical N/A
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Perineural infiltration of cuboidal-shaped malignant cells
Disease/Diagnosis Perineural spread of basal cell carcinoma
Treatment Surgery; XRT
References 1. Brown CI, Perry AE. Incidence of perineural invasion in histologically aggressive types of basal cell carcinoma. Am J Dermatopathol 22:123-5, 2000. 2. McCord MW, Mendenhall WM, Parsons JT, et al. Skin cancer of the head and neck with clinical perineural invasion. Int J Radiation Oncology Biol Phys 47:89-93, 2000. 3. Williams LS, Mancuso, AA, Mendenhall WM. Perineural spread of cutaneous squamous and basal cell carcinoma: CT and MR detection and its impact on patient management and prognosis. Int J Radiation Oncology Biol Phys 49:1061-69, 2001.
Relation is Part of Case 3, Session II, Walsh Session, NANOS 2003
Contributor Primary Fletcher, William A.
Contributor Secondary Auer, Roland N.
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/s6vt1vt1
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
ID 177634
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