publication . Article . 2011

Posterior Lattice Degeneration Characterized by Spectral Domain Optical Tomography

Manjunath, Varsha; Taha, Mohammed; Fujimoto, James G.; Duker, Jay S.;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2011
  • Publisher: Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Country: United States
Abstract
PURPOSE: To utilize high-resolution spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in the characterization of retinal and vitreal morphological changes overlying posterior lattice degeneration. METHODS: A cross-sectional, retrospective analysis was performed on 13 eyes of 13 nonconsecutive subjects with posterior lattice degeneration seen at the New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center between October 2009 and January 2010. SD-OCT images taken through the region of lattice degeneration were qualitatively analyzed. RESULTS: Four characteristic changes of the retina and vitreous were seen in the 13 eyes with lattice degeneration: (1) anterior/posterior ...
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Medical Subject Headings: sense organseye diseasesgenetic structures
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Funded by
NIH| Advanced Imaging for Glaucoma
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 5R01EY013516-03
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL EYE INSTITUTE
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NIH| NOVEL DIAGNOSTICS WITH OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 5R01EY011289-18
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL EYE INSTITUTE
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