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Case of exophthalmos, following epilepsy

by Joseph Baldwin Nias

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graves Disease,
  • Epilepsy, complications

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.B. Nias
    ContributionsMaude, Arthur, former owner, Royal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 119-120 ;
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26302206M

      Highly Commended at the British Medical Association Book Awards The Treatment of Epilepsy, fourth edition, is a comprehensive reference and clinical guide to the pharmacological, medical and surgical options available in the treatment of epilepsy.. The text is compiled by a group of internationally renowned editors and contributors and is now in full color and extensively illustrated. Exophthalmos, also spelled exophthalmus, also called proptosis, abnormal protrusion of one or both most common cause for unilateral or bilateral exophthalmos is thyroid eye disease, or Graves ophthalmopathy. The proptosis arises from inflammation, cellular proliferation, and accumulation of fluid in the tissues that surround the eyeball in its socket, or orbit.

    Causes of Epilepsy. There are around , new cases of epilepsy each year. About 30% occur in children. Children and elderly adults are the ones most often g: exophthalmos.   Epilepsy Case Study 1. EPILEPSY Case Study Madison Brenamen 2. Consider the Following Patient A mother brings her 8 year old daughter, Kali, into the clinic to see her primary care physician for her yearly the doctor asks Kali’s mother if there is anything she is concerned about, she states that she notices that Kali sometimes will stare off into space for extended .

    A seizure is the manifestation of an abnormal, hypersynchronous discharge of a population of cortical neurons. This discharge may produce subjective symptoms or objective signs, in which case it is a clinical seizure, or it may be apparent only on an electroencephalogram (EEG), in which case it is an electrographic (or subclinical) seizure. Clinical seizures are usually classified according to. Applying a case-based approach of curbside consultation, the authors present 31 actual cases, providing key points to remember and recommendations for further reading at the end of each case and including EEGs and imaging where applicable This book brings the story of epilepsy alive with easy-to-understand text and illustrations that are.


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This chapter describes the diagnosis of exophthalmos. Exophthalmos or proptosis may be bilateral or unilateral. The most common cause of bilateral exophthalmos is Graves's disease, Case of exophthalmos which the exophthalmos is associated with other general symptoms, such as tachycardia, swelling of the thyroid gland, fine tremors, and general : P.

Trevor-Roper. In 2 cases in which the thyroid was not found to be enlarged, Moorhead's case and my case, the condition differed from typical exophthalmic goitre in that the patient began to improve as soon as the thyroid extract was with- drawn and made a recovery which was complete except for very slight residual exophthalmos.

In 3 of the 19 cases the exophthalmos was noted as by: Exophthalmos, also known as proptosis, is the medical Case of exophthalmos for bulging or protruding eyeballs.

It can affect 1 or both eyes and is most often caused by thyroid eye disease. If you have exophthalmos, there is a small risk of your optic nerve (which sends signals between your eye and brain) becoming compressed, which may affect your sight.

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Exophthalmos is a bulging of the eye anteriorly out of the orbit. Exophthalmos can be either bilateral or unilateral. Complete or partial dislocation from the orbit is also possible from trauma or swelling of surrounding tissue resulting from trauma.

In the case of Graves' disease, the displacement of the eye is due to abnormal connective tissue deposition in the orbit and extraocular muscles which can be Specialty: Ophthalmology.

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