Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE)

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Identifier R3E1e
Title Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE)
Subject Occlusive Vascular Disease; Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum (PXE)
Description Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE) Lateral view of right internal carotid angiogram showing complete occlusion of the subcranial internal carotid artery with collateral formation (so called 'rete mirabile"") filling the supraclinoid carotid artery. Also shows evidence of the carotid cavernous fistula emanating from these vessels.
Anatomy Retina
Pathology Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE)
Disease/Diagnosis PXE with angiod streaks with associated hemorrhage associated with carotid cavernous fistula
Clinical Vision blurred in right eye. Right sided proptosis. Bruit heard over his eyeball and right forehead.
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
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 1970
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide; 52a
Relation is Part of group R3E1
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/s6bz93m0
Setname ehsl_novel_wfh
Date Created 2005-02-01
Date Modified 2012-12-06
ID 190025
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