Vertical Gaze Palsy and Fever in a 53 Year-Old, HIV-Positive Man; (Presentation Video)

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Identifier walsh_2006_s4_c1_video
Title Vertical Gaze Palsy and Fever in a 53 Year-Old, HIV-Positive Man; (Presentation Video)
Creator Nicholas J Volpe, MD, Northwestern University
Subject Nocardia Infections; Brain Stem Infarctions; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; HIV Infections; Horner Syndrome; Ocular Motility Disorders; Diplopia; Oculomotor Nerve Diseases
Presenting Symptom Diplopia; Headache; right-sided arm, leg and facial numbness
History A 53-year old male with a 2-day history of vertical, binocular diplopia accompanied by worsening headache, slurred speech, unsteady gait and right face, arm and leg numbness the week previous. Previous history significant for HIV infection, hepatitis B and C and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Clinical VA: 20/25 OU
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Vasogenic edema
Disease/Diagnosis Nocardia brainstem abscess
Treatment IV steroids
References Attached
Relation is Part of Session 4, Case 1, Walsh Session, NANOS 2006
Contributor Primary Volpe, Nicholas J.
Contributor Secondary Binenbaum, Gil; Portnoy, Jane Z.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2006-02-26
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Source 32nd Annual North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Meeting, 2006 Frank B. Walsh Session
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/s60c4zjk
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2009-05-18
Date Modified 2017-02-15
ID 178260
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