Intermittent Tonic Down Gaze, Ataxia, and Dementia in a Young Girl

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Identifier walsh_1986_s5_c2
Title Intermittent Tonic Down Gaze, Ataxia, and Dementia in a Young Girl
Creator Maitland, Charles G.
Subject Polyarteritis Nodosa; Nystagmus, Pathologic
Presenting Symptom Nystagmus with depressed visual acuity
History A 17-year old female with a 6-week history of unsteady gait and visual blurring associated with weight loss, weakness and episodic incoherent speech.
Clinical Depressed VA
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Systemic necrotizing vasculitis
Disease/Diagnosis Polyarteritis nodosa
Treatment Steroids
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case 2, Session 5, Walsh Session, NANOS 1986
Contributor Primary Maitland, Charles G.
Contributor Secondary Shafer, David; Rubin, Jay
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2006-06-13
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 18th Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
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/s60r9s58
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2008-01-24
Date Modified 2013-01-10
ID 178167
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