Occam's Razor or Gamma Knife?

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Identifier walsh_2013_s4_c2-2
Title Occam's Razor or Gamma Knife?
Creator Kulkarni, Kaushal M; Sternau, Linda L; Lam, Byron L
Subject Wegener's Granulomatosis; Prolactinoma; Headaches; Magnetic resonance imaging; Intracranial tumors
Presenting Symptom A 53 year-old female presented to the ER with ptosis in right eye and double vision.
History Hypertension, end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis, and an episode of anterior uveitis in the right eye 10 years earlier.
Clinical Diagnosed with a right 3rd and 6th nerve palsy.
Neuroimaging MRI
Pathology Pathology revealed fibrous tissue with an extensive inflammatory infiltrate, including granulomas, histiocytes, and scattered giant cells, along with perivascular inflammation and necrosis. The results were consistent with a diagnosis of Wegener's granulomatosis (WG).
Disease/Diagnosis Wegener's Granulomatosis Masquerading as a Prolactinoma
Relation is Part of Case presented at the NANOS 2013 Walsh Session, February 10
Contributor Primary Thurtell, Matthew J
Contributor Secondary Van Stavern, Gregory P
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2013-02-10
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Source 45th Annual Frank Walsh Society Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2013. 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/s6s2104h
Setname ehsl_novel_fbw
Date Created 2015-02-22
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 179238
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6s2104h
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