I am Allergic to what…

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Identifier Walsh_2010_s2_c3_mp3
Title I am Allergic to what…
Creator Chen, Yanjun
Subject Churg-Strauss Syndrome; Papilledema; Optic Neuropathy, Ischemic; Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis
Presenting Symptom Loss of vision OD
History A 57-year old male with stepwise vision loss OD over a 24-hour period. Previous history significant for COPD.
Clinical VA: NLP OD, 20/20 OS; RAPD OD; IOP: 14 OD, 13 OS
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Inflammatory and granulomatous infiltrate in perivascular tissue consisting of lymphocytes, plasma cells and eosinophils.
Disease/Diagnosis Churg-Strauss Syndrome
Treatment Corticosteroids; Anti-asthmatic agents; Immunosuppressive agents
References 1. Alberts AR, Lasonde R, Ackerman KR, Chartash AE, Susin M and Furie RA. Reversible monocular blindness complicating Churg-Strauss syndrome. J Rheumatol 1994;21:363-5 2. Conn, Dickson ER, Carpenter HA. The association of Churg-Strauss vasculitis with temporal artery involvement, primary biliary cirrhosis and polychondritis in a single patient. J Rheumatol 1982;9:744-8 3. Lie JT. Diagnostic histopathology of major systemic and pulmonary vasculitic syndromes. Rheum Dis Clin North Am 1990;16(2):269-92 4. Masi DA, Hunder GG, Lie JT, Michel BA, Bloch DA, Arend WP, Calabrese LH, Edworthy SM, Fauci AS, Leavitt RY, et al. The American College of Rheumatology 1990 criteria for the classification of Churg-Strauss syndrome (allergic granulomatosis and angiitis). Arthritis Rheum. 1990;33(8):1094-100. 5. Weinstein JM, Chui H, Lane SL, Corbett J and Towfighi J. Churg-Strauss syndrome (Allergic granulomatous angiitis): neuro-ophthalmolgic manifestations. Arch Ophthalmol 1983;101:1217-20
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 2010 Walsh Session, March 7
Contributor Primary Chen, Yanjun
Contributor Secondary Longmuir, Reid; Fernandez De Castro, Juan; Corbett, Jame; Lee, Andrew; Kardon, Randy
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: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
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 http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s66d5wvc
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2013-04-23
Date Modified 2015-12-07
ID 179133
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66d5wvc
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