Malignant Optic Nerve Glioma (Kennerdell Case 53, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case53_onl.ppt
Title Malignant Optic Nerve Glioma (Kennerdell Case 53, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Blindness; Optic nerve; Astrocytes; Malignant Glioma; Malignant Optic Nerve Glioma; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Microsurgery; Glioma
Presenting Symptom Blindness in the right eye for three months complaining of vision loss in the left eye.
History A 65-year-old man who presented with a three month history of blindness in the right eye, complaining of new vision loss in the left eye. He had no headache or eye pain.
Clinical The upper temporal field defect in the left eye.
Neuroimaging Axial CT scan showing an enlargement of the right optic nerve extending from the globe to the apex.
Anatomy Optic nerve; Astrocytes
Pathology The malignant astrocytes with indications of active cell division. The malignant astrocytes of the malignant glioma, extending from the optic nerve to the chiasma
Etiology Malignant glioma
Disease/Diagnosis Malignant Glioma; Malignant Optic Nerve Glioma
Treatment Lateral orbitotomy
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/s6w097nd
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-10
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180140
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w097nd
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