Lymphangioma (Kennerdell Case 18, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case18_pal.ppt
Title Lymphangioma (Kennerdell Case 18, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Lymphangioma; Orbit; Ultrasonography; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Decompression, Surgical
Presenting Symptom Painful 3 mm right proptosis
History 18-year-old man with painful 3 mm right proptosis for 24 hours.
Clinical Right eye showing medial conjunctival injection and mass in the medial lower conjunctival area. Spontaneous relief of pain with subconjunctival hemorrhage decompressing the small lymphangioma. Eight year follow-up. Asymptomatic, but persistent swelling, the medial right lower conjunctival area.
Neuroimaging B-Scan ultrasonogram with beam coming from left to right with irregular black areas suggesting a lymphangioma. CT scan showing small mass medial to right globe anteriorly. Persistent lymphangioma in right medial inferior conjunctival area.
Anatomy Orbit
Disease/Diagnosis Lymphangioma
Treatment Subconjunctival hemorrhage decompression of lymphangioma to relieve pain
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/s6rf5wqw
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-26
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180110
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