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Is it time to retire the Tolosa-Hunt syndrome?

Lueck, Christian

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A 63-year-old man presented with a 2-month history of progressive right-sided exophthalmos, painful ophthalmoplegia and fevers. As more features developed, he was diagnosed with giant cell arteritis, then Tolosa-Hunt syndrome, and transiently responded to corticosteroids. A bland cerebrospinal fluid and highly metabolically active brain (18F)-fluoro-D-glucose-positron emission tomography suggested lymphoma. Biopsy of the mass showed sulphur granules with Gram-positive filamentous bacteria with...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/286985
Source: Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology
DOI: 10.1136/practneurol-2017-001844

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