Cholesteatoma (Kennerdell Case 37, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case37_c.ppt
Title Cholesteatoma (Kennerdell Case 37, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Cholesteatoma; Zygoma; Microsurgery; Tomography, X-ray Computed
Presenting Symptom Slowly progressive proptosis
History A 23-year-old man who presented with a history of slowly progressive proptosis of the right eye without functional deficit with a questionable history of a right brow injury in childhood.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan of a lesion invading the superior aspect of the anterior right zygoma with subsequent proptosis. Coronal view of the CT scan showing the erosion of the superotemporal right zygoma with a small calcium deposit in the central portion of the lesion.
Anatomy Zygoma
Pathology Low magnification of the gross appearance of a cholesteatoma. The microscopic appearance of the cholesteatoma with a difficult collapse of the cholesteatomatous cells.
Etiology Right brow injury in childhood
Disease/Diagnosis Cholesteatoma
Treatment Surgical removal of lesion
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/s6t72k5d
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-05
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180125
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