optical coherence tomography


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optical coherence tomography

[¦äp·tə·kəl kō¦hir·əns tə′mäg·rə·fē]
(optics)
A noninvasive technique for imaging subsurface tissue structure with micrometer-scale resolution, which is based on a broadband light source and a fiber-optic Michelson interferometer.
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Optical coherence tomography in group 2A idiopathic juxtafoveolar telangiectasis.
Myopia affects retinal Nerve fiber layer measurements as determined by optical coherence tomography.
Detection of Cystoid Macular Edema with Three-Dimensional Optical Coherence Tomography versus Fluorescein Angiography.
Ability of spectral domain optical coherence tomography peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurements to identify early glaucoma.
Drusen ultrastructure imaging with spectral domain optical coherence tomography in age-related macular degeneration.
Quantitative optical coherence tomography angiography of choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: In this study a total of 48 eyesof48 patients with a clinical diagnosis of central serous chorioretinopathy, were evaluated with spectral domain optical coherence tomography between June 2011 to June 2013 in the department of ophthalmology.
Optical coherence tomography also provides rapid, volumetric imaging, orders of magnitude larger than standard biopsy.
The new state-of-the-art Optical Coherence Tomography machine, now at Selbie's
Marschall S, Sander B et al (2011) Optical coherence tomography - current technology and applications in clinical and biomedical research.
1] Another method is Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) which is a novel, three dimensional, non-contact imaging technology that allows detailed cross-sectional imaging (tomography) of the eye.

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