Cancer-related proptosis and blindness (Kennerdell Case 46, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case46_abc.ppt
Title Cancer-related proptosis and blindness (Kennerdell Case 46, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Orbit; Blindness; Zygoma; Sphenoid bone; Lung Neoplasms; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Biopsy, Fine-Needle; Radiotherapy
Presenting Symptom Left proptosis and visual loss to a level of counting fingers
History The patient was referred with a left proptosis and visual loss to a level of counting fingers and no known history of carcinoma.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan showing infiltration of the posterior left orbit The lesion in the posterior left orbit, lower section, with some thickening of the posterior zygoma and sphenoid bone.
Anatomy Orbit; Blindness; Zygoma; Sphenoid bone
Pathology Fine needle aspiration biopsy of carcinoma
Etiology Lung Neoplasms
Disease/Diagnosis Lung Neoplasms
Treatment 5,000 cGy radiation therapy to left orbit
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/s6s75j11
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-05
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180133
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6s75j11
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