Dodge Dusted

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Identifier Walsh_2010_s3_c2_mp3
Title Dodge Dusted
Creator Louise A. Mawn, MD, Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Subject Exophthalmos; Microsporida; Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
Presenting Symptom Red eyes
History A 59-year old male with red eyes. Previous history significant for refractory acute myelogenous leukemia.
Clinical VA: 20/70 OD, 20/80 OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Intracellular parasite
Disease/Diagnosis Orbital microsporidia
Treatment Surgery; Anti-bacterial agents
References 1. Joseph J, Vemuganti GK, Sharma S. Microsporidia: Emerging Ocular Pathogens. Indian J Med Microbiol 23:80-91, 2005. 2. Vemuganti GK, Garg P, Sharma S, Joseph J, Gopinathan U, Singh S. Is microsporidial keratitis an emerging cause of stromal keratitis? A case series study. BMC Ophthalmol Aug 17;5:19, 2005. 3. Chan CM, Theng JT, Li L, Tan DT. Microsporidial keratoconjunctivitis in healthy individuals: a case series. Ophthalmology Jul;110(7):1420-5, 2003. 4. Yoken J, Forbes B, Maguire AM, Prenner JL, Carpentieri D. Microsporidial endophthalmitis in a patient with acute myelogenous leukemia. Retina 22(1):123-5, 2002. 5. Okuyama H, Kanamori M, Watanabe M, Kumabe T, Tominaga T. [Multiple intracerebral enhanced lesions strongly suspected to be microsporidiosis. A case report]. No Shinkei Geka. 36(7):645-50, 2008.
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 2010 Walsh Session, March 7
Contributor Primary Mawn, Louise
Contributor Secondary Reichstein, David; Atkinson, James; Johnson, Joyce
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2010-03-07
Type Sound
Format image/jpeg
Source 42nd Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2010. 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/s6qf8wr5
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2013-04-23
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 179129
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