Liposarcoma (Kennerdell Case 33, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case33_l.ppt
Title Liposarcoma (Kennerdell Case 33, PPT)
Ocular Movements Complete right ptosis as the result of the liposarcoma invading the superior rectus muscle.
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Liposarcoma; Optic nerve; Orbit; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Microsurgery; Radiotherapy
Presenting Symptom Proptosis of the right eye accompanied by a moderate discomfort.
History A 46-year-old man who presented with a five week history of proptosis of the right eye accompanied by a moderate discomfort. There was no functional deficit.
Clinical No functional deficit.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan showing irregular bordered lesion of the right superior orbit with variable internal consistency. Coronal MRI of the right orbit showing a somewhat irregular lesion above the optic nerve in the superior posterior right orbit
Anatomy Optic nerve; Orbit
Pathology Microscopic appearance of the liposarcomatous cells characteristic of this irregular tumor. Higher magnification of the liposarcomatous cells indicating the malignant nature of this unusual orbital tumor.
Disease/Diagnosis Liposarcoma
Treatment Surgery; Radiation therapy; Removal of right orbit
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:
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
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s64m966j
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180107
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