A Rare Image

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Identifier walsh_2009_s2_c1
Title A Rare Image
Creator Rebecca C. Stacy
Subject Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia; Orbital Diseases
History A 51-year old male with a 1-year history of blurred vision OU. Previous history significant for Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia.
Pathology Inflammation of orbital fat with lymphocytes and lymphoplasmacytoid cells
Disease/Diagnosis Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (Bing-Neel Syndrome)
Clinical VA: Best-corrected, 20/20 OU; Exophthalmometry: 16 OD, 17 OS
Presenting Symptom Pressure sensation behind both eyes; Blurred vision OU
Neuroimaging MRI
Treatment Autologus stem cell transplantation
Date 2009-02-22
References 1. Delgado et al. Radiation therapy and combination of cladribine, cyclophosphamide, and prednisone as treatment of Bing-Neel syndrome: case report and review of the literature. Am J Hematol. 69: 127-131, 2002. 2. Ferry et al. Lymphoma of the ocular adnexa: a study of 353 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 31: 170184, 2007. 3. Masengo S et al. Nervous system lymphoid infiltration in Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia. A case report. JNeuro-Onc. 62: 353-358, 2003.
Language eng
Format application/pdf
Type Text
Source 41st Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Relation is Part of Session 2, Case 1, Walsh Session, NANOS 2009
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
ARK ark:/87278/s6hx1ghc
Contributor Primary Stacy, Rebecca C.
Contributor Secondary Rizzo, Joseph F. III; Jakobiec, Frederick A.; Cestarri, Dean M.
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
ID 178728
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6hx1ghc
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