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Multiple Sclerosis, Quadrantanopsia

Smirniotopoulos, M.D. JGSM - MedPix (2009)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Multiple Sclerosis, Quadrantanopsia

History: 42 y.o. combat fighter pilot c/o "blind spot" - sudden onset six days ago and lasted about four hours. Previous Hx of a similar episode several years ago.

Findings: • Lateral geniculate body - abnormal signal and enhancement • Additional periventricular lesions

Ddx: • Multiple sclerosis • Lyme disease • ADEM (Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis) • Sarcoidosis • Vasculitis (SLE, etc.)

Dxhow: Clinical Hx and response to steroid therapy

Exam: Right inferior quadrantanopsia on formal visual field testing G6PD deficiency

No MeSH data available.


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Multiple Sclerosis, Quadrantanopsia

Smirniotopoulos, M.D. JGSM - MedPix (2009)

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Multiple Sclerosis, Quadrantanopsia

History: 42 y.o. combat fighter pilot c/o "blind spot" - sudden onset six days ago and lasted about four hours. Previous Hx of a similar episode several years ago.

Findings: • Lateral geniculate body - abnormal signal and enhancement • Additional periventricular lesions

Ddx: • Multiple sclerosis • Lyme disease • ADEM (Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis) • Sarcoidosis • Vasculitis (SLE, etc.)

Dxhow: Clinical Hx and response to steroid therapy

Exam: Right inferior quadrantanopsia on formal visual field testing G6PD deficiency

No MeSH data available.