Epidermal cyst (Kennerdell Case 35, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case35_ec.ppt
Title Epidermal cyst (Kennerdell Case 35, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Orbit; Epidermal cyst; Ultrasonography; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Microsurgery
Presenting Symptom Proptosis of the left eye
History A 52-year-old woman who presented with proptosis of the left eye for approximately one year without discomfort and no visual loss.
Clinical No discomfort or visual loss; 5 mm right proptosis
Neuroimaging Ultrasound with the beam coming from left to right showing the posterior globe and a somewhat irregular lesion of a rather dense, but irregular consistency temporal to the globe. CT scan with a rounded lesion posterior to the right globe with a defect in the posterior lateral wall of the orbit. posterior coronal orbital CT scan showing the defect in the posterior portion of the right orbit
Anatomy Orbit
Pathology Chronic inflammatory appearance of the epidermal cyst. A higher magnification of the chronic inflammatory cells associated with the epidermal cyst.
Disease/Diagnosis Epidermal cyst
Treatment Surgical removal of cyst
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/s60v8fgt
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180108
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8fgt