Do You See Mike? (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2007_s2_c2_pp
Title Do You See Mike? (PowerPoint)
Creator Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, Professor, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, University of Texas Southwestern
Subject Ophthalmoplegia; Diplopia; Burkitt Lymphoma
Presenting Symptom Progressive right facial numbness; Severe right facial pain; Diplopia; Headache
History A 59-year old male with progressive right facial numbness, right facial pain, diplopia, headache and a 10-pound weigh loss.
Clinical VA: 20/50 OD. 20/40 OS; Non-reactive pupils
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Undifferentiated tissue mass encased in clivus and cavernous sinus indicative of malignant lymphoma.
Disease/Diagnosis Atypical Burkitt lymphoma affecting the cavernous sinuses and orbital apex
Treatment Hyper-CAVD therapy; XRT; Antineoplastic antimetabolites
References 1. Cogliatti SB, Novak U, Henz S, et al. Diagnosis of Burkitt lymphoma in due time: A practical approach. Br J Haematol 2006; 134:294-301. 2. Komrokji R, Lancet J, Felgar, R. et al. Burkitts leukemia with precursor B-cell immunophenotype and atypical morphology (atypical Burkitts leukemia/lymphoma): case report and review of the literature Leukemia Research 2003; 27:561-566. 3. Vaphiades MS, Lee AG. Burkitt lymphoma presenting with gingival pain and a cavernous sinus syndrome in an adult. J Neuro-ophthalmol 2005; 25:249-250.
Relation is Part of Case 2, Session 2, Walsh Session, NANOS 2007
Contributor Primary Friedman, Deborah
Contributor Secondary Felgar, Raymond
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-02-11
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 39th 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/s6x63qrn
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2009-06-03
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178307
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