Corneal abrasions and exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 56, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case56_caaefdo.ppt
Title Corneal abrasions and exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 56, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Corneal abrasion; Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Thyroid associated opthalmopathy; Dysthyroid orbitopathy; Three wall orbital decompression; Cornea; Orbit; Tomography, X-ray Computed
Presenting Symptom Recurrent corneal abrasions suffered due to unusual marked exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy.
History A 15-year-old boy was referred from another institution because of recurrent corneal abrasions suffered due to unusual marked exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy. Inadequate decompressions were performed at another institution. Virtually no bone was removed. No functional deficit except for the recurrent corneal abrasions.
Neuroimaging The corneal stain from the recurrent abrasions. The inadequate decompressions that were performed at another institution. Virtually no bone was removed. A coronal view of the moderately enlarged extraocular muscles, but increase in the apex of the orbital fat, a variation of dysthyroid orbitopathy.
Anatomy Cornea; Orbit
Disease/Diagnosis Thyroid associated opthalmopathy; Dysthyroid orbitopathy
Treatment Three wall orbital decompression
Contributor Primary Kennerdell, John S.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Allegheny General Hospital. Dept. of Ophthalmology; Drexel University. Dept. of Ophthalmology
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s6g44s08
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-10-17
Date Modified 2018-01-17
ID 180089
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6g44s08
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