Orbital myositis (Kennerdell Case 42, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case42_om.ppt
Title Orbital myositis (Kennerdell Case 42, PPT)
Ocular Movements Pain and double vision on adduction of the right eye.
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Entire medial rectus; Orbit; Orbital myositis; Granuloma, Plasma Cell, Orbital; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Steroid therapy; Prednisone; Myositis
Presenting Symptom Mild proptosis of the right eye with pain and double vision on medial rotation of the right eye.
History A 45-year-old woman presenting with mild proptosis of the right eye with pain and double vision on medial rotation of the right eye.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan with enlargement of the right medial rectus muscle including the tendon. Coronal view of the enlarged right medial rectus.
Anatomy Entire medial rectus; Orbit
Disease/Diagnosis Orbital myositis; Granuloma, Plasma Cell, Orbital
Treatment Steroid therapy of 80 mg of prednisone per day for a week tapered over a six week period. Mild recurrences treated with ibuprofen 800 mg three times a day.
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/s6959k82
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-05
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180129
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6959k82
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