OPTIC NERVE HEAD EDEMA IN A PATIENT WITH A PITUITARY TUMOR

Title OPTIC NERVE HEAD EDEMA IN A PATIENT WITH A PITUITARY TUMOR
Author, Co-Author Mallory McLaughlin
Topic Residents Day
Year
2016
Day
Saturday
Program Number
R2016124
Room
Ballroom A-B
Affiliation
Illinois College of Optometry
Abstract

A patient presents with unilateral optic nerve head edema and an inferior nasal visual field defect. Magnetic resonance imaging yields a pituitary tumor. Proposed mechanisms of pathophysiology of this unusual presentation are discussed. 

Affiliation of Co-Authors
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