Suprasellar meningioma presenting with an altitudinal field defect

Publication year: 2011
Source: Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 27 August 2011
J., Shapey , H.V., Danesh-Meyer , A.H., Kaye
We report a female patient with an unusual suprasellar meningioma presenting with a right-sided inferior altitudinal visual field defect. Two causative factors were identified at surgery: an aberrant ophthalmic artery found lying on the superior aspect of the optic nerve, and marked compression of the nerve superiorly against the falciform ligament.

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