Severe dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 48, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case48_sdo.ppt
Title Severe dysthyroid orbitopathy (Kennerdell Case 48, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Orbit; Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Decompression, Surgical; Dysthyroid Orbitopathy
Presenting Symptom Severe exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy. Recurrent corneal abrasion, depression.
History A 50-year-old woman referred with severe exophthalmos from dysthyroid orbitopathy. Her complaints were recurrent corneal abrasion from chronic exposure and depression resulting from the marked exophthalmos.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan of the dramatic proptosis of both eyes. The portions of the medial and lateral wall removed by the surgery. The same plus portions of the superior wall that were removed to give the dramatic reduction in proptosis of 10 mm in the right eye and 11 mm in the left eye.
Anatomy Orbit
Disease/Diagnosis Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy
Treatment Four wall orbital decompression
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/s6hq41md
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-06
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 180135
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