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Section 9: Vascular Disease

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Title Walsh and Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology
Subject Neurology; Ophthalmology; Eye Diseases
Description Walsh and Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology
Date 2005
Language eng
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Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
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Identifier CHP9_1899-1900
Title Section 9: Vascular Disease
Alternative Title Section 9
Creator Valérie Biousse, MD Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine
Affiliation Emory University School of Medicine
Subject Vascular Diseases
Description An overview of Section 9.
Abstract "Cerebrovascular disorders commonly have neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations. Some of these disorders are characterized by impaired blood flow through normal or damaged blood vessels, others by leaking ofblood or its components through the walls ofsuch blood vessels. Still other disorders result from inappropriately increased blood flow through congenitally abnormal vessels or vessels that have been damaged by injury or disease. In most ofthese cases, the abnormal blood flow or leakage causes hypoxia, ischemia, infarction, hemorrhage, or a combination ofthese processes, thus damaging cerebral, orbital, or ocular tissue and causing disturbances ofneuro-ophthalmologic significance. The seven chapters that comprise this section are concerned with the major vascular conditions that produce neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations."
Language eng
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Publication Type Book chapter
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
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