Meningioma (Kennerdell Case 29, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case29_m.ppt
Title Meningioma (Kennerdell Case 29, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Diplopia; Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Zygoma; Sphenoid Bone; Meningioma; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Microsurgery; Orbital Osteotomy; Radiotherapy; Neoplasm/Infiltration
Presenting Symptom Left proptosis with diplopia in the extreme left upward gaze position. There was no visual loss or discomfort.
History 47-year-old woman who presented with a 1 to 2 year history of left proptosis with diplopia in the extreme left upward gaze position. There was no visual loss or discomfort.
Clinical Visual fields of the same patient, the right eye on top, the left eye on bottom essentially normal.
Neuroimaging The very superior aspect of the orbits on axial scan with the tumor on the left upper orbital tissue and thickening of the posterior zygoma and lateral sphenoid bone. Coronal view of the posterior orbits showing the extensive bony involvement of the lesion with an intraorbital component. The optic nerve is slightly displaced nasally. The extensive bony removal of the tissues of the posterior left superior orbit including part of the parietal bone to extend beyond the edges of the tumor.
Anatomy Zygoma; Sphenoid Bone
Disease/Diagnosis Meningioma
Treatment Surgical removal of tumor, and 5,000 rads of radiation therapy to prevent recurrence.
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/s6hx1fc5
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2017-10-02
ID 180104
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6hx1fc5
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