1. Anterior segment optical coherence tomography findings of presumed intraocular tuberculosis

    Anterior segment optical coherence tomography findings of presumed intraocular tuberculosis
    Purpose: To report a case of anterior segment findings of presumed ocular tuberculosis using anterior-segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT; Visante, Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc., Dublin, CA, USA). Methods: A 78-year-old woman with persistent right ocular injection and pain of 2 weeks’ duration was referred to our clinic. Unilateral stromal keratitis affecting the corneal periphery and angle granuloma with synechiae, scleritis, and anterior uveitis were noticed. Because of the patient’s intensely positive tuberculin skin test, she was diagnosed with presumed intraocular tuberculosis. The anatomic structures of the anterior segment were monitored by AS-OCT before and after the treatment. Results: AS-OCT ...
    Read Full Article

    Login to comment.

  1. Categories

    1. Applications:

      Art, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Developmental Biology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Microscopy, NDE/NDT, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Other Non-Medical, Otolaryngology, Pulmonology, Urology
    2. Business News:

      Acquisition, Clinical Trials, Funding, Other Business News, Partnership, Patents
    3. Technology:

      Broadband Sources, Probes, Tunable Sources
    4. Miscellaneous:

      Jobs & Studentships, Student Theses, Textbooks
  2. Topics Mentioned

  3. Authors