Progressive visual loss with normal examination. A conundrum

Thomas L. Slamovits, Ronald M. Burde

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Abstract

A 68-year-old woman experienced rapid progressive visual loss to blindness over a seven-week period. Inadequate clinical and diagnostic testing masked the diagnosis of a malignant glioma of adulthood.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)251-257
Number of pages7
JournalSurvey of Ophthalmology
Volume30
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

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Glioma

Keywords

  • chiasm
  • hypothalamus
  • lesion
  • malignant glioma
  • optic nerve
  • optic tracts

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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Progressive visual loss with normal examination. A conundrum. / Slamovits, Thomas L.; Burde, Ronald M.

In: Survey of Ophthalmology, Vol. 30, No. 4, 1986, p. 251-257.

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