1. Enhanced-depth optical coherence tomography for imaging horizontal rectus muscles in Graves' orbitopathy

    Enhanced-depth optical coherence tomography for imaging horizontal rectus muscles in Graves' orbitopathy

    Purpose Graves’ orbitopathy (GO) is an extraocular eye disease with symptoms ranging from minor discomfort from dry eyes to strabismus and visual loss. One of the hallmarks of active GO is visible hyperemia at the insertion of the extraocular muscles. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the use of enhanced-depth imaging spectral domain anterior segment optical coherence tomography (EDI SD AS-OCT) for detecting pathological changes in horizontal recti muscles of patients with GO. Methods Prospective cross sectional study of 27 eyes. Only women were included. EDI AS-OCT was used to measure the thickness of the tendons of ...

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