Back to the Doctor (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2007_s2_c4_pp
Title Back to the Doctor (PowerPoint)
Creator Osborne, Benjamin
Subject Papilledema; Scotoma; Photophobia; Optic Disk; Intracranial Pressure; Discitis; Epidural Abscess
Presenting Symptom Photophobia; Vision loss; Headache
History A 46-year old male with changes in vision. Previous history significant for diskectomy/laminectomy L-4-5, diabetes, hyperlipidemia and hypertension.
Clinical VA: Best-corrected 20/20 OU; Scotomas in the area of blind spots OU
Neuroimaging N/A
Pathology Elevated CSF protein
Disease/Diagnosis Lumbar subdural and epidural abscess causing papilledema
Treatment Surgery; Anti-bacterial agents
References 1. Matzkin DC, Slamovits TL, Genis I, Bello J. Disc swelling: a tall tail? Surv Ophthalmol. 37:130-6. 2. Hardten DR, Wen DY, Wirtschafter JD, Sung JH, Erickson DL. Papilledema and intraspinal lumbar paraganglioma. J Clin Neuroophthalmol. 12:158-62. 3. Raynor RB. Papilledema associated with tumors of the spinal cord. Neurology. 19:700-4. 4. Glasauer FE. Thoracic and lumbar intraspinal tumors associated with increased intracranial pressure. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 27:451-8.
Relation is Part of Case 4, Session 2, Walsh Session, NANOS 2007
Contributor Primary Osborne, Benjamin
Contributor Secondary Wang, Melissa; Jung, Sungmi; Galetta, Steve
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: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
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 http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6j105x0
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2009-06-03
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178310
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6j105x0
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