Malignant adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland (Kennerdell Case 25, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case25_maccolg.ppt
Title Malignant adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland (Kennerdell Case 25, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Carcinoma, Adenoid cystic; Lacrimal gland; Lacrimal apparatus; Orbit; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Microsurgery; Chemotherapy; Radiotherapy
Presenting Symptom Painless right proptosis without functional deficit
History A 45-year-old man presented with a three month history of painless right proptosis without functional deficit.
Neuroimaging A somewhat irregular lesion seen on CT scan in the right superior lateral orbit in the region of the lacrimal gland. Coronal CT scan showing the lesion in the right superior orbit, showing some erosion of the lateral superior orbital bone. CT scan appearance of the damaged right orbit with an intact globe and a distorted optic nerve.
Anatomy Lacrimal gland; Lacrimal apparatus; Orbit
Pathology Fine needle aspiration biopsy showing malignant adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland.
Disease/Diagnosis Carcinoma, Adenoid cystic
Treatment Surgical removal of carcinoma and orbital bone; follow-up chemotherapy and radiotherapy
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/s6w37z19
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180109
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