No Time to Panic

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Identifier walsh_1998_s2_c3
Title No Time to Panic
Creator Pelak, Victoria S.
Subject Polyarteritis Nodosa; Polyneuropathies; Diplopia; Pupil Disorders
Presenting Symptom Progressive limb weakness; Transient erythematous rash; Facial diplegia
History A 47-year old male with 2-week history of progressive limb weakness. Previous history significant for Guillain-Barre syndome.
Clinical 47M tonic pupils, abduction paresis and weakness of face and limbs.
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Vasculitis; Polymorphonuclear cells; Axonal degeneration; Necrotic debris within vessel walls
Disease/Diagnosis Polyarteritis nodosa
Treatment IVIG; Myeloablative agonists
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Pelak, Victoria S.
Contributor Secondary Bennett, Jeffrey L.; Galetta, Steven L.; Bird, Shawn; Mourelatos, Zissimos
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 1998-03-23
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 1998 Walsh Proceedings
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/s6639sgm
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
ID 178034
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