Fluorescein enhanced confocal microscopy in vivo for the evaluation of corneal epithelium


Mocan M. C. , Irkec M.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.35, no.1, pp.38-43, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-9071.2006.01366.x
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.38-43

Abstract

Background: In vivo confocal microscopy is being increasingly used to evaluate corneal disorders. This study aimed to evaluate whether topical fluorescein application prior to in vivo confocal microscopy had any effect on the imaging characteristics of the corneal epithelium.