An Unusual Optic Neuritis

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Identifier walsh_2007_s3_c5
Title An Unusual Optic Neuritis
Creator Parulekar, Manoj
Subject Night Blindness; Pupil Disorders; Myopathies, Structural, Congenital; Retinal Diseases; Optic Neuritis
Presenting Symptom Visual field loss OS; Night blindness OU
History A 37-year old female with sudden onset of impairment in lower visual field OS.
Clinical VA: 20/20 OD, 20/40 OS; Color plates: 17/17 OD, 3/17 OS; Left RAPD; Blind spot OD
Pathology Tubular aggregates in muscle fibers
Disease/Diagnosis Tubular aggregate myopathy associated with retinal distrophy and optic neuritis
Treatment N/A
References 1. Chevessier F, Bauche-Godard S, Leroy JP, et al. The origin of tubular aggregates in human myopathies. J Pathol. 2005;207:313-23. 2. Jacques TS, Holton J, Watts PM, et al. Tubular aggregate myopathy with abnormal pupils and skeletal deformities. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2002;73:324-6.
Relation is Part of Case 5, Session 3, Walsh Session, NANOS 2007
Contributor Primary Parulekar, Manoj
Contributor Secondary Wong, Agnes
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/s63t9m0k
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2009-06-03
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178321
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