Papilledema With Normal Intracranial Pressure

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Identifier walsh_2000_s3_c3
Title Papilledema With Normal Intracranial Pressure
Creator Kenneth C Kubis, PJ Savino, H Danesh-Meyer
Subject Papilledema; Whipple Disease; Pleurisy
Presenting Symptom Bilateral disc swelling
History A 51-year old female with a past medical history significant for arthritis and bilateral hearing loss.
Clinical VA: 20/15 OU with a subsequent decline to 20/40 OU
Pathology Tropheryma whipplei
Disease/Diagnosis Whipple Disease
Treatment Antibiotics
References 1. Dobbins WO. Whipple's disease. Springfield, Ill, Charles C. Thomas, 1987. 2. Wilson KH, Blitchington R, Frothingham R, Wilson JA. Phylogeny of the Whipple's-disease-associated bacterium. Lancet 1991;338:474-5. 3. Relman DA, Schmidt TM, MacDermott RP, Falkow S. Identification of the uncultured bacillus of Whipple's disease. N Eng J Med 1992;327:293-301. 4. Leland TM, Chambers JK. Ocular findings in Whipple's disease. South Med J 1978;71:335-8.
Relation is Part of Session 3, Case 3, Walsh Session, NANOS 2000
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2000-03-25
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 32nd 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/s669769n
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2008-01-24
Date Modified 2011-03-01
ID 178181
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