Vasculitis of the orbit (Kennerdell Case 43, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case43_voto.ppt
Title Vasculitis of the orbit (Kennerdell Case 43, PPT)
Ocular Movements Limited motion of the right eye
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Conjunctiva; Orbit; Vasculitis; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Steroid therapy; Prednisone; Cytoxan; Tumor Debulking
Presenting Symptom Proptosed painful right eye with visual acuity depressed to 20/30 and a limitation of motion of the right eye.
History A 68-year-old man who was referred with a proptosed painful right eye with visual acuity depressed to 20/30 and a limitation of motion of the right eye.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan showing a large nasal lesion causing right proptosis and lateral displacement of the right eye.
Anatomy Conjunctiva; Orbit
Pathology The excision of the bulk of the lesion with a photomicrograph showing a pattern of vasculitis of the orbit. Photomicrograph of the lesion with the vascular inflammation demonstrated centrally.
Disease/Diagnosis Vasculitis
Treatment Debulking and treatment of the lesion with a combination of Cytoxan and prednisone over a period of six months.
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/s65h7hzn
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-05
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180130
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s65h7hzn
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