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  • Anterior segment optical coherence tomography evaluation of ocular graft-versus-host disease: a case study.
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    Anterior segment optical coherence tomography evaluation of ocular graft-versus-host disease: a case study.

    Quant Imaging Med Surg. 2015 Feb;5(1):163-70

    Authors: Li P, Sun Y, Hariri S, Zhou Z, Inamoto Y, Lee SJ, Shen TT, Wang RK

    Abstract
    To explore ocular graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), anterior segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT) imaging of eyelids, tear meniscus, cornea and conjunctiva is performed in subsequent sessions on a patient who has ocular GVHD after allogeneic related donor stem cell transplant. The OCT results are presented together with those from a normal subject. OCT imaging is promising in visualizing several ocular GVHD manifestations, such as abnormal meibomian gland orifice (MGO), conjunctival keratinization, conjunctival hyperemia and chemosis, corneal epithelium opacification, thinning and sloughing. This case study demonstrates the capability of AS-OCT in the imaging and monitoring of ocular GVHD, which may be useful in the development of current ocular GVHD staging system and the clinical management for GVHD treatment.

    PMID: 25694966 [PubMed]

pubmed: meniscus and stem ce...
NCBI: db=pubmed; Term=meniscus and stem cell treatment
NCBI pubmed
  • Anterior segment optical coherence tomography evaluation of ocular graft-versus-host disease: a case study.
    Related Articles

    Anterior segment optical coherence tomography evaluation of ocular graft-versus-host disease: a case study.

    Quant Imaging Med Surg. 2015 Feb;5(1):163-70

    Authors: Li P, Sun Y, Hariri S, Zhou Z, Inamoto Y, Lee SJ, Shen TT, Wang RK

    Abstract
    To explore ocular graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), anterior segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT) imaging of eyelids, tear meniscus, cornea and conjunctiva is performed in subsequent sessions on a patient who has ocular GVHD after allogeneic related donor stem cell transplant. The OCT results are presented together with those from a normal subject. OCT imaging is promising in visualizing several ocular GVHD manifestations, such as abnormal meibomian gland orifice (MGO), conjunctival keratinization, conjunctival hyperemia and chemosis, corneal epithelium opacification, thinning and sloughing. This case study demonstrates the capability of AS-OCT in the imaging and monitoring of ocular GVHD, which may be useful in the development of current ocular GVHD staging system and the clinical management for GVHD treatment.

    PMID: 25694966 [PubMed]