Blurred Vision and Confusion after Removal of a Craniopharyngioma

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Identifier walsh_1998_s3_c5
Title Blurred Vision and Confusion after Removal of a Craniopharyngioma
Creator Perry, Julian D.
Subject Retinal Necrosis Syndrome, Acute; Craniopharyngioma; Encephalitis, Herpes Simplex
Presenting Symptom Lethargy; Loss of vision OU
History A 64-year old female with progressive lethargy and confusion of a 3-day duration and subsequent loss of vision. Previous history significant for ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement and right frontotemporal craniotomy for resection of a suprasellar craniopharyngioma.
Clinical NLP OU; Sclerotic cataracts OU
Neuroimaging CT
Pathology Bilateral acute retinal necrosis with hemorrhage and retinal detachment.
Disease/Diagnosis Bilateral acute retinal necrosis syndrome and herpes simplex virus encephalitis
Treatment Antiviral agents
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Perry, Julian D.
Contributor Secondary Miller, Neil R.; Girkin, Chistopher
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/s6542rbs
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-12-27
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178042
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