Blindness from Bad Bones

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Identifier walsh_1998_s2_c6
Title Blindness from Bad Bones
Creator Vilar, Nancy F.
Subject Osteopetrosis; Nerve Compression Syndromes; Intracranial Pressure; Optic Atrophy
Presenting Symptom Loss of vision OU
History A 5-year old male with jerking movements of all four limbs diagnosed as hypocalcemic seizures.
Clinical VA: 3/200 OD, 4/100 OS
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Bilateral venous obstruction
Disease/Diagnosis Osteopetrosis with increased intracranial pressure secondary to venous outflow obstruction.
Treatment Surgery
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Vilar, Nancy F.
Contributor Secondary Sternau, Linda; Brathwaite, Carole D.; Siatkwski, R. Michael
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/s6st7sj8
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-12-27
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178037
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