Young Man with Progressive Decrease in Vision and Facial Paresthesias

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Identifier walsh_1998_s3_c6
Title Young Man with Progressive Decrease in Vision and Facial Paresthesias
Creator Thompson, Charlotte R.
Subject Paresthesia; Chorioretinitis; Pupil Disorders; Meningioma; Histiocytosis, Sinus
Presenting Symptom Loss of vision OS; Left facial paresthesia
History A 29-year old male a 2-1/2 month history of progressive decrease in vision OS associated with a 2-month history of left facial paresthesia. Ophthalmic history significant for chorioretinitis. A history of hepatitis, typhoid fever and herpes zoster also revealed.
Clinical VA: Best-corrected, 20/20 OD, 20/25 OS; Color plates: 8/8 OD, 5/8 OS; RAPD OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Chronic inflammatory cells consisting of plasma cells, lymphocytes and histiocytes.
Disease/Diagnosis Compressive optic neuropathy secondary to Rosai-Dorman disease
Treatment Surgery
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 1998 Walsh Session, March 22-23.
Contributor Primary Thompson, Charlotte R.
Contributor Secondary Lessell, Simmons
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/s61c20mf
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2006-12-27
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178043
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