Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy (OPMD)

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Identifier Oculopharyngeal_Muscular_Dystrophy.pdf
Title Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy (OPMD)
Subject Ophthalmoplegia;, ptosis; oculopharygneal muscular dystrophy; genetic disorder
Creator Natasha Nayak, MD; Rudrani Banik, MD; New York Eye & Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, NY, NY
Description Power point of case presentation of chronic, progressive ophthalmoplegia and bilateral ptosis in adult male with positive family history of similar ocular findings. Differential diagnosis with associated findings reviewed. Work up done: EMG testing consistent with myopathy. Genetic testing positive for PABPN1 confirming OPMD. Surgical options for ptosis in OPMD discussed. Patients underwent frontalis sling for ptosis with successful outcome.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2015
Type Text; Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Created in Microsoft PowerPoint
Rights Management Copyright 2015. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6mp8bx8
Setname ehsl_novel_novel
Date Created 2015-11-30
Date Modified 2016-09-28
ID 187612
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6mp8bx8
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