Grand Rounds
  Most Recent Cases
  Dates of Case
  Type of Case
  Submit a Grand Round.
  Register with DJO to receive personalized updates.

If you're already a
member, please sign in.
A 56-year-old man with acute vision loss
Digital Journal of Ophthalmology 2016
Volume 22, Number 3
August 18, 2016
DOI: 10.5693/djo.03.2015.05.006
Printer Friendly

Download PDF



Fani Akritidou | General Hospital of Kavala
Maria Karafyloglou | General Hospital of Kavala
Dimitrios Karamanis | General Hospital of Kavala
References
1. Kanonidou E, Chatziralli I, Kanonidou C, Parava M, Ziakas N. Unilateral optic disc edema in a paediatric patient: diagnostic dilemmas and management. Case Rep Med 2010;2010:529081.
2. Jung JJ, Baek SH, Kim US. Analysis of the causes of optic disc swelling. Korean J Ophthalmol 2011;25:33-6.
3. Eberth KJ. Zur Entwicklung des Epithelioma (Cholesteatoms) der Pia und der Lu. Arch Pathol Anat Physiol Klin Medizin 1870;49:51-63.
4. Martins SJ, Azevedo CR, Chinen LT, Cruz MR, Peterlevitz MA, Gimenes DL. Meningeal carcinomatosis in solid tumors. Arq Neuropsiquiatr 2011;69:973-80.
5. Sabater AL, Sadaba LM, de Nova E. Ocular symptoms secondary to meningeal carcinomatosis in a patient with lung adenocarcinoma: a case report. BMC Ophthalmol 2012;12:65.
6. Guo JW, Zhang XT, Chen XS, et al. Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis as the initial manifestation of gastric adenocarcinoma: a case report. World J Gastroenterol 2014;20:2120-6.
7. Le Rhun E, Taillibert S, Chamberlain MC. Carcinomatous meningitis: leptomeningeal metastases in solid tumors. Surg Neurol Int 2013;4(Suppl 4):S265-88.
8. Dam T, Mahmood A, Linville K, Bailey M, Surani S. Meningeal carcinomatosis: a metastasis from gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma. Case Rep Med 2013;2013:245654.
9. Lanfranconi S, Basilico P, Trezzi I, et al. Optic neuritis as isolated manifestation of leptomeningeal carcinomatosis: a case report and systematic review of ocular manifestations of neoplastic meningitis. Neurol Res Int 2013;2013:892523.
10. Kim NH, Kim JH, Chin HM, Jun KH. Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis from gastric cancer: single institute retrospective analysis of 9 cases. Ann Surg Treat Res 2014;86:16-21.
11. Grossman SA, Krabak MJ. Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis. Cancer Treat Rev 1999;25:103-19.
12. Balm M, Hammack J. Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis. Presenting features and prognostic factors. Arch Neurol 1996;53:626-32.
13. Walz J. Ocular manifestations of meningeal carcinomatosis: a case report and literature review. Optometry 2011;82:408-12.
14. Wasserstrom WR, Glass JP, Posner JB. Diagnosis and treatment of leptomeningeal metastases from solid tumors: experience with 90 patients. Cancer. 1982;15;49:759-72.
15. Altrocchi PH, Eckman PB. Meningeal carcinomatosis and blindness. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 1973;36:206-10.
16. Fischer-Williams M, Bosanquet FD, Daniel PM. Carcinomatosis of the meninges: a report of three cases. Brain 1955;78:42-58.
17. Katz JL, Valsamis MP, Jampel RS. Ocular signs in diffuse carcinomatous meningitis. Am J Ophthalmol 1961;52:681-90.
18. Özmeno?lu M, Kom?uo?lu SS, Özcan C, Baykal S, Ozoran Y, Aktürk F. Blindness as an initial manifestation of meningeal carcinomatosis. Turkish Neurosurgery 1990;1:168-170.
19. Levy J, Marcus M, Shelef I, Lifshitz T. Acute bilateral blindness in meningeal carcinomatosis. Eye (Lond) 2004;18:206-7; discussion 207-8.
20. Teare JP, Whitehead M, Rake MO, Coker RJ. Rapid onset of blindness due to meningeal carcinomatosis from an oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Postgrad Med J 1991;67:909-11.
21. Brem SS, Bierman PJ, Brem H, et al; National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Central nervous system cancers. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2011;9:352-400.
22. Nagano T, Kotani Y, Kobayashi K, et al. Long-term outcome after multidisciplinary approach for leptomeningeal carcinomatosis in a non-small cell lung cancer patient with poor performance status. Intern Med 2011;50:3019-22.
top