Don't Give Up Under Pressure (Presentation Video)

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Identifier walsh_2008_s2_c1_video
Title Don't Give Up Under Pressure (Presentation Video)
Creator Marc J. Dinkin, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine
Subject Papilledema; Arachnoid Cysts; Intracranial Pressure; Syncope
Presenting Symptom Visual distortion with headache
History A 20-year old male with a 6-year history of headache, sometimes accompanied by vomiting and snycope most often brought on by standing up or bending over. Followed by pediatric neurology for a previous diagnosis of migraine.
Clinical VA: 20/15 OU; Moderate papilledema OS>OD
Neuroimaging CT; MRI
Pathology Communicating lumbar arachnoid cyst
Disease/Diagnosis Recurrent papilledema and headache due to paroxysmal spikes in intracranial pressure from a communicating lumbar arachnoid cyst
Treatment Surgery
References 1. Haase J, Papilledema associated with a sacral arachnoid cyst, Surgical Neurology, Surgical Neurology, 6(60) 360-62 1976 2. Shams et al, Paroxysmal raised intracranial pressure associated with spinal meningeal cysts, Journal of Neurology. 253 (3), 273-282, 2005
Relation is Part of Session 2, Case 1, Walsh Session, NANOS 2008
Contributor Primary Dinkin, Marc
Contributor Secondary Rizzo, Joseph
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2008-03-09
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Source 40th 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/s6xw4nnr
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2010-03-11
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 178748
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