Case of the Winking Peduncles

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Identifier walsh_1998_s3_c4
Title Case of the Winking Peduncles
Creator Norah S. Lincoff MD, University at Buffalo
Subject Hypereosinophilic Syndrome; Optic Neuritis; Polyneuropathies; Scotoma
Presenting Symptom Loss of vision OS > OD; Pain associated with eye movement; Pruritic rash involving face, chest and right anterior tibial surface.
History A 59-year old female with an 11-year history of recurrent optic neuritis in one or both eyes and pain associated with movement of eyes.
Clinical VA: 20/20 OD, 20/50 OS; Color plates: 2/6 OD, 0/6 OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Eosinophilia
Disease/Diagnosis Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
Treatment IV Neuroprotective agents
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Lincoff, Norah S.
Contributor Secondary Balos, Lucia
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/s68w3h26
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-12-27
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178041
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