Luetic papillopathy (Gumma of the optic disc)

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Identifier C4_01
Title Luetic papillopathy (Gumma of the optic disc)
Subject Disc swelling; Inflammatory papillopathies; Luetic papillopathy (Gumma of the optic disc); Syphilis
Description Diffuse optic disc swelling with tortuous capillary dilations indicating inflammatory cellular infiltration. October 2001. Same eye as C4_02.
Anatomy Optic disc
Pathology Axoplasmic stasis due to syphillitic infection
Disease/Diagnosis Luetic papillopathy (Syphyllis)
Clinical Visual loss
Imaging NA
Creator William F. Hoyt PhD, Professor Emeritus, University of California, San Francisco
Contributor Primary William F. Hoyt M.D. Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology, Neurology and Neurosurgery University of California, San Francisco, Department of Ophthalmology
Contributor Secondary Cameron Parsa, MD
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2001
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide; C4_01
Relation is Part of is part of: group C4
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit:
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
ARK ark:/87278/s6933qp4
Setname ehsl_novel_wfh
Date Created 2004-08-18
Date Modified 2012-10-10
ID 189445
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