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76 Myasthenia_ThymomaShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 46 year old woman who presented in July 1977 with horizontal double vision lasting two weeks. Three weeks later the left upper eyelid started to droop and by the end of the day the eye was closed. She had no ptosis of the right eye and no generalized fatigue. She consulted an intern...
77 Myasthenia_Gravis_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 46 year old woman who presented in July 1977 with horizontal double vision lasting two weeks. Three weeks later the left upper eyelid started to droop and by the end of the day the eye was closed. She had no ptosis of the right eye and no generalized fatigue. She consulted an intern...
78 Brain_MRI_in_Multiple_Sclerosis_guest_lectureAnne G. Osborn, MD, Distinguished Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of UtahThe patient is a 25 year old woman who was in excellent health until 4 days prior to admission when she noted blurred vision and horizontal double vision on lateral gaze to right and left. Past History: Negative for strabismus as a child. No previous episodes of transient neurological symptoms. Fami...
79 Amyotrophic_Lateral_Sclerosis_guest_lectureJohn Q. Trojanowski, MD, Perelman School of MedicineThe patient is a 68 year old right handed retired air conditioner repair man who presented with impaired balance and slow walking. For about one year he had noted difficulty lifting his feet high enough when climbing the stairs. From that time on, his movements slowed and worsened so that he had dif...
80 Essential_Palatal_TremorShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 25 year old meteorologist from Tennessee who came to Boston in the summer of 1992 to vacation with his family on the Cape. His illness started with flu-like symptoms, low grade fever from 99 to 100F, sweating and episodes of light headedness associated with occasional nausea, indige...
81 Brain_Control_of_Horizontal_Saccadic_Eye_Movements_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalIn 1995 I published this case alongside eleven personal cases, three with the Kearns-Sayer Syndrome (KSS) and five with Progressive External Opthalmoplegia (PEO). Am J of Neuroradiol:16 (5);1167-1173. The patient was under the care of Dr. Raymond Adams from age 13 years. In 1991, at age 40 years, I ...
82 Downbeat_NystagmusShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis 58 year old engineer was referred by his neurologist for evaluation of periodic episodes of difficulty focusing and blurred vision for 8 years. In 1981 whilst sightseeing in Newport, he became acutely aware of difficulty focusing and blurry vision. The symptoms lasted for twenty minutes and the...
83 Mitochondrial_Myopathy_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/120, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/121, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/124, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/13, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm...
84 LateropulsionShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis 60 year old patient has Wallenberg's syndrome due to infarction of the left dorsolateral medulla. Wallenberg's syndrome is the best recognized syndrome involving the vestibular nuclei and adjacent structures. Unilateral infarcts affecting the vestibular nuclei may produce an oculomotor imbalanc...
85 Bilateral_PtosisShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis case, previously reported in 2007, is published courtesy of John Newsom-Davis, M.D., FRCP, FRS, CBE. Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. This patient was unusual in presenting in early childhood and the development of persistent facial muscle and tongue ...
86 Miller_Fisher_Syndrome_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/119, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/29, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/37
87 Bilateral_Internuclear_OphthalmoplegiaShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis patient was seen at the Yale Eye Center at the age of 37. She had a long history of multiple sclerosis. At age 22, she had an acute attack of optic neuritis in the left eye which recovered fully within three weeks. Some months later she had a recurrent episode in the same eye, which also recove...
88 Pendular_Vertical_OscillationsShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/68, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/247, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/111, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/312, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref...
89 Frontotemporal_DementiaShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 68 year old right handed retired air conditioner repair man who presented with impaired balance and slow walking. For about one year he had noted difficulty lifting his feet high enough when climbing the stairs. From that time on, his movements slowed and worsened so that he had dif...
90 Parasellar_MeningiomaShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis patient is a 58 year old woman from Peru who, in 1975, developed intermittent headaches and right retro-orbital eye pain. She was seen by several ophthalmologists in South America who were unable to make a diagnosis. In March 1977 she awoke one morning with vertical diplopia most marked on look...
91 Convergence_InsufficiencyShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 73 year old man with a ten year history of idiopathic Parkinson's disease characterized by difficulty in walking, generalized rigidity and a mild tremor of his hands at rest with deterioration in his handwriting. He denied any memory impairment or loss of cognitive function. He was ...
92 Paraneoplastic_Upbeat_NystagmusShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis case was presented to the Clinical Eye Movement Society at the American Neurological Association Meeting in October 2009. The patient is a 65 year old woman who was in good health until seven weeks prior to admission. On June 22/09 on the return flight from her daughter's wedding in Oregon she ...
93 Whipples_Disease_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 44 year old woman with a past history of ethanol abuse. She was transferred to the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) on 3/10/93 for evaluation of memory impairment, hypothalamic dysfunction and a one month history of diplopia and ataxia. In February 1992 (13 months PTA), she deve...
94 Chiari_I_MalformationShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/295, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/323, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/61
95 Lessons_From_Bench_BedsideShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/69, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/282, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/94, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/103
96 Oculomasticatory_MyorhythmiaShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis case, previously reported in 1986, is published courtesy of John Selhorst, M.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. (4) The patient is a 46 year old man who, over a period of six months, lost the ability to read and complained of excessive somnolence, occasional urinary i...
97 Internuclear_Ophthalmoplegia_in_Childhood_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThis case was reported by Cogan DG and Wray SH. Internuclear ophthalmoplegia as an early sign of brain tumor. Neurology 1970; 20:629-633. The patient is Case 1. He is a 4 ½ year old boy whose parents noted that the right eye had been "drifting" for four months. On examination the only significant f...
98 Thalamic_Stroke_and_Disordered_Sleep_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/299, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/114, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/117
99 Ocular_Myasthenia_Gravis_guest_lectureShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalSee also: http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/264, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/337, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/332, http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ehsl-shw/id/265, and http://content.lib.utah.edu/cd...
100 Alcoholic_Cerebellar_DegenerationShirley H. Wray, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Director, Unit for Neurovisual Disorders, Massachusetts General HospitalThe patient is a 72 year old woman who presented with a 4 year history of progressive difficulty with balance, frequent falls and unsteadiness walking. She required a cane to steady herself. Past History: Significant for alcohol abuse. In 1980, she came to Boston for a second opinion and was seen in...
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