We discussed radiographic upward transtentorial herniation, a rare complication of posterior fossa lesions. See an older case series and a more recent retrospective review of cases of upward herniation.
Upward Transtentorial Herniation Seven Cases and a Literature Review
Ventriculostomy and Risk of Upward Herniation in Patients with Obstructive Hydrocephalus from Posterior Fossa Mass Lesions
Dr. Goldberg discussed the vestibular system and eye movements. See highlights on our SlackChat.
Vestibular System and Ocular Movements I
Vestibular System and Ocular Movements II
Dr. Magid presented a case with Dr. Miller precepting of an older man presenting with abnormal movements of the arm and behavior changes, was diagnosed with anti-LGI1 encephalitis. Slides to come!
Autoimmune Encephalitis Review
Anti-VGKC Encephalitis Review
Dr. Winn with ophtho gave a great lecture on fundoscopy basics. See highlights from yesterday’s SlackChat.
Two new forms (see below) have been added to the Clinic logistics. Thanks to Genna Waldman for creating and updating these!
Week 1- Clinic Logistics
How to get things done in VC10
Topics that came up during rounds:
Pathological differences between NMO and MS, see the link below for more info:
Neuroanatomical Correlates of Rubral Tremor
Holmes’ tremor case series
- All posts to front page will be archived and be found under the “conferences” tab above.
Chief of Service 2/14/18
Dr. Roeder presents a case of a 50 year old woman with no PMH who presents with gait instability, involuntary jerking and abnormal eye movements. She was diagnosed with anti-GFAP-associated opsoclonus myoclonus ataxia syndrome and will undergo empiric bilateral oophorectomy for possible microteratoma.
Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome Review
Autoimmune GFAP Astrocytopathy a novel Meningoencephalomyelitis
GFAP as biomarker of Autoimmune Astrocytopathy
Check out the new web design and let me know what you think! (via Slackchat preferably)