Cecocentral scotomas in gliomatosis cerebri.

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Title Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology, December 1984, Volume 4, Issue 4
Publisher Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
Date 1984-12
Type Text
Language eng
Rights Management © North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Publication Type Journal Article
ARK ark:/87278/s6df9x9b
Setname ehsl_novel_jno
Date Created 2011-01-12
Date Modified 2020-03-03
ID 226802
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6df9x9b

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Title Cecocentral scotomas in gliomatosis cerebri.
Creator Spector, R.T.; Smith, J.L.; Parker Jr., J.C.
Subject Aged; Astrocytoma; Brain Neoplasms; Fundus Oculi; Humans; Male; Scotoma; Tomography, X-Ray Computed; Visual Fields
Abstract A previously healthy 69-year-old white male presented with slowly progressive, painless loss of vision in both eyes. Bilateral cecocentral scotomas were found, and this was his only chief complaint for 9 months. Signs of progressive neurologic dysfunction ensued, and the patient was followed through a complete neuropathologic study at postmortem examination. To our knowledge, this is the only reported instance of pathologically confirmed gliomatosis cerebri with an initial presentation of bilateral chronic cecocentral scotomas.
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Publisher Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
Date 1984-12
Type Text
Language eng
Rights Management © North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Publication Type Journal Article
Setname ehsl_novel_jno
Date Created 2011-01-12
Date Modified 2011-01-12
ID 226791
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6df9x9b/226791