link
Bookmarks
Optic Nerve or Nerve Sheath Lesion
Bernadette L. Koch, MD
To access 4,300 diagnoses written by the world's leading experts in radiology, please log in or subscribe.Log inSubscribe

DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

    ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

    • Helpful Clues for Common Diagnoses

      • Helpful Clues for Less Common Diagnoses

        • Helpful Clues for Rare Diagnoses

          • Alternative Differential Approaches

            Selected References

            1. Adesina OO et al: Diffusion-weighted imaging and post-contrast enhancement in differentiating optic neuritis and non-arteritic anterior optic neuropathy. Neuroophthalmology. 42(2):90-8, 2018
            2. Remond P et al: The central bright spot sign: a potential new MR imaging sign for the early diagnosis of anterior ischemic optic neuropathy due to giant cell arteritis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 38(7):1411-5, 2017
            3. Mbekeani JN et al: Signet ring cell adenocarcinoma and bilateral leptomeningeal involvement of optic nerve sheaths. J Neuroophthalmol. 35(2):162-4, 2015
            4. Vachha BA et al: Imaging of pediatric orbital diseases. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 25(3):477-501, 2015
            5. Haradome K et al: Orbital lymphoproliferative disorders (OLPDs): value of MR imaging for differentiating orbital lymphoma from benign OPLDs. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 35(10):1976-82, 2014
            6. Fujita A et al: IgG4-related disease of the head and neck: CT and MR imaging manifestations. Radiographics. 32(7):1945-58, 2012
            7. Becker M et al: Imaging of the optic nerve. Eur J Radiol. 74(2):299-313, 2010
            8. Al-Shafai LS et al: Diffusion MR imaging in a case of acute ischemic optic neuropathy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 27(2):255-7, 2006
            Related Anatomy
            Loading...
            Related Differential Diagnoses
            Loading...
            References
            Tables

            Tables

            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

              ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

              • Helpful Clues for Common Diagnoses

                • Helpful Clues for Less Common Diagnoses

                  • Helpful Clues for Rare Diagnoses

                    • Alternative Differential Approaches

                      Selected References

                      1. Adesina OO et al: Diffusion-weighted imaging and post-contrast enhancement in differentiating optic neuritis and non-arteritic anterior optic neuropathy. Neuroophthalmology. 42(2):90-8, 2018
                      2. Remond P et al: The central bright spot sign: a potential new MR imaging sign for the early diagnosis of anterior ischemic optic neuropathy due to giant cell arteritis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 38(7):1411-5, 2017
                      3. Mbekeani JN et al: Signet ring cell adenocarcinoma and bilateral leptomeningeal involvement of optic nerve sheaths. J Neuroophthalmol. 35(2):162-4, 2015
                      4. Vachha BA et al: Imaging of pediatric orbital diseases. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 25(3):477-501, 2015
                      5. Haradome K et al: Orbital lymphoproliferative disorders (OLPDs): value of MR imaging for differentiating orbital lymphoma from benign OPLDs. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 35(10):1976-82, 2014
                      6. Fujita A et al: IgG4-related disease of the head and neck: CT and MR imaging manifestations. Radiographics. 32(7):1945-58, 2012
                      7. Becker M et al: Imaging of the optic nerve. Eur J Radiol. 74(2):299-313, 2010
                      8. Al-Shafai LS et al: Diffusion MR imaging in a case of acute ischemic optic neuropathy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 27(2):255-7, 2006