Acute congestive dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 6, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case06_acdo_pp
Title Acute congestive dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 6, PPT)
Ocular Movements Inability to move the eyes
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Thyroid associated opthalmopathy; Dysthyroid orbitopathy; Orbit; Erythema; Prolapse; Blepharoptosis; Ptosis; Ultrasonography; Radiotherapy; Orbital Ultrasound; Thyroid Orbitopathy
Presenting Symptom Acute congestive dysthyroid orbitopathy with lid splinting, lid erythema, conjunctival prolapse and inability to move the eyes.
History This 52-year-old man demonstrates the appearance of acute congestive dysthyroid orbitopathy with lid splinting, lid erythema, conjunctival prolapse and inability to move the eyes. His visual acuity was disturbed by the severe congestion and obstruction of his view by his conjunctiva and lids.
Neuroimaging Ultrasound with beam left to right showing dark round eye and an oval-shaped appearance of the markedly swollen superior rectus of the right orbit.
Anatomy Orbit
Pathology Dysthyroid orbitopathy; Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy
Disease/Diagnosis Dysthyroid orbitopathy; Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy
Treatment 2400 cGy radiation therapy to each orbit, which resulted in dramatic reduction of the congestion created by the extremely active orbitopathy.
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/s6v69m97
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-03
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180117
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v69m97