Neurofibromatosis I, agrandamiento de la abertura óptica

Esta radiografía muestra el cráneo de un niño con neurofibromatosis (NF-1). Este niño desarrolló trastornos visuales y se le diagnosticó un glioma (tumor en un nervio) en el nervio óptico. El tumor ha ensanchado el orificio óseo (foramen óptico), a través del cual pasa el nervio óptico, tal como se puede observar en la parte derecha de la imagen.Neurofibromatosis I, agrandamiento de la abertura óptica

Revision

Last reviewed 9/3/2012 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington; and Franklin W. Lusby, MD, Ophthalmologist, Lusby Vision Institute, La Jolla, California. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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