Too Goode to be True

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Identifier walsh_2002_s1_c2
Title Too Goode to be True
Creator Louise A. Mawn, MD, Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Subject Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial; Diplopia; Third Ventricle
Presenting Symptom Diplopia
History A 40-year old female with diplopia and disorientation.
Clinical VA: 20/20 OU
Pathology Neoplastic glial cell infiltrate to the third and lateral ventricles.
Disease/Diagnosis Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor
Treatment Surgery
References 1. Daumas-Duport C, Scheithauer B, Chodkiewicz J, Laws E, Vedrenne C. Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor: A surgically curable tumor of young patients with intractable partial seizures. Neurosurgery. 1988;23:545-556. 2. Fujimoto K, Ohnishi H, Tsujimoto M, Hoshida T, Nakazato Y. Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor of the cerebellum and brainstem. J. Neurosurg. 2000;93:487-489. 3. Baisden B, Brat D, Melhem E, Rosenblum M, King A, Burger P. Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor-like neoplasm of the septum pellucidum: a lesion often misdiagnosed as glioma. Am J Surg Pathol. 2001;25:494-499. 4. Lee D, Chung C, Hwang Y, et al. Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor:radiological findings (including PET, SPECT, and MRS) and surgical strategy. Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 2000;47:167-174.
Relation is Part of Case 2, Session I, Walsh Session, NANOS 2002
Contributor Primary Mawn, Louise A.
Contributor Secondary Montine, Thomas J.; Knapp, Stefanie; Zhang, Jing
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2002
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 28th 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/s6cf9ssn
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-09-18
Date Modified 2011-04-04
ID 177692
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