The Case of a Vanishing Mass!! (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2009_s2_c5_pp
Title The Case of a Vanishing Mass!! (PowerPoint)
Creator Kedar, Sachin
Subject Behcet Syndrome; Gliosis; Vasculitis; Uveitis; Stomatitis, Aphthous; Vaginal Diseases; Paresis; Aphasia
Presenting Symptom Acute right hemiplegia; Aphasia
History A 42-year old female with right hemiplegia and aphasia. Previous history significant for hypertension, diabetes and aphthous and vaginal ulcers.
Clinical Optic disc pallor; Chorioretinal scars
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Perivascular inflammation with scattered T-cells and macrophages with gliosis.
Disease/Diagnosis Neuro-Behcet disease
Treatment Anti-bacterial agents; Antiviral agents; Steroids
References 1. Zouboulis, Epidemiology of Adamantiades-Behget's disease. Ann Med Interne (Paris).;1 50(6), 488,1999 2. Criteria for diagnosis of Behget's disease. International Study Group for Behget's Disease. Lancet.;335(8697), 1078, 1990. 3. Akman-Demir, Bahar, Coban, Tasci, Serdaroglu. Cranial MRI in Behget's disease: 1 34 examinations of 98 patients. Neuroradiology, 45(1 2), 851, 2003.
Relation is Part of Session 2, Case 5, Walsh Session, NANOS 2009
Contributor Primary Kedar, Sachin
Contributor Secondary Fratkin, Jonathan; Chen, Ching; Corbett, James
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2009-02-22
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 41st Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2002. 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/s66m39nz
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2010-02-12
Date Modified 2021-05-06
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