BlumCase11-03 - Pituitary • Intracranial Neoplasms in...

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CASE 11.3 MENSTRUAL IRREGULARITY AND BITEMPORAL HEMIANOPIA PATIENT PRESENTATION A 50-year-old woman went to an ophthalmologist because of several months of worsening vision that had begun to interfere with her driving. Past history is notable for long-standing menstrual irregularity and infertility.
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KEY SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS Bitemporal hemianopia Long-standing menstrual irregularity and infertility CASE 11.3 Menstrual Irregularity and Bitemporal Hemianopia
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CASE 11.3 Visual Fields
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Effects of Lesions in the Primary Visual Pathways Anatomical Relations of Hypothalamus and
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Unformatted text preview: Pituitary • Intracranial Neoplasms in Adults CASE 11.3 Menstrual Irregularity and Bitemporal Hemianopia CASE 11.3 Meningioma of the Suprasellar Region, Coronal CASE 11.3 Meningioma of the Suprasellar Region, Sagittal, with Gadolinium FINAL DIAGNOSIS Meningioma of the suprasellar region compressing the optic chiasm OUTCOME Meningioma was removed via a right frontotemporal approach. Within 6 to 7 months her lateral visual fields had nearly completely recovered. CASE 11.3 Menstrual Irregularity and Bitemporal Hemianopia...
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This note was uploaded on 08/24/2011 for the course MED 605 taught by Professor Skeen during the Fall '09 term at University of Delaware.

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