Ischemic Optic Neuritis (PowerPoint)

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Identifier walsh_2012_s3_c5_ppt
Title Ischemic Optic Neuritis (PowerPoint)
Creator Marc J. Dinkin, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine
Subject Optic Neuropathy, Ischemic; Pupil Disorders; Giant Cell Arteritis; Lymphoma; Infarction
Presenting Symptom Painless, transient loss of vision OS
History A 68-year old female with a 5-hour painless loss of vision OS followed by unremitting loss of vision 9 days after initial episode. Previous history significant for hypertension and diabetes mellitus.
Clinical VA: 20/15 OD, 20/300 OS; Dyschromatopsia; RAPD OS; Near total loss of sensitivity to Humphrey visual fields OS; Mild temporal pallor OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Large, neoplastic lymphoid cells with prominent nucleoli and frequent mitotic figures consistent with intravascular lymphoma.
Disease/Diagnosis Intravascular lymphoma presenting as an anterior ischemic optic neuropathy
Treatment R-CHOP therapy; Alkylating antineoplastic agents; Phytogenic antineoplastic agents; Immunosupressive agents; Glucocorticoids; Antineoplastic antibiotics
References Attached
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 2012 Walsh Session, February 12
Contributor Primary Dinkin, Marc
Contributor Secondary Winterkorn, Jacqueline
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2012-02-12
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 44th Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2012. 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/s6qj7m5w
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2012-06-07
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 179098
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