SD-OCT in NIR modality to diagnose retinal microvascular abnormalities in neurofibromatosis type 1

SD-OCT in NIR modality to diagnose retinal microvascular abnormalities in neurofibromatosis type 1 Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology https://doi.org/10.1007/s00417-018-4028-3 LETTER TO THE EDITOR SD-OCT in NIR modality to diagnose retinal microvascular abnormalities in neurofibromatosis type 1 1 2 2 1 Antonietta Moramarco & Sandra Giustini & Emanuele Miraglia & Marta Sacchetti Received: 12 February 2018 / Revised: 22 May 2018 / Accepted: 29 May 2018 Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018 Dear Editor, All patients underwent 1.5 Tesla MRI scan of the brain to Neurofibromatosis type I (NF1), also known as Von assess the presence of optic nerve gliomas. Recklinghausen’s disease, is one of the most common autoso- Of the 224 patients, 84 patients (37.5%) had microvascular mal dominant genetic disorders with an average prevalence of abnormalities within 30° angle of the fovea on NIR. Retinal 1:4000 and an estimated incidence of 1:3000 [1]. vascular abnormalities were bilateral in 18 cases. Fifty-seven The diagnosis of NF1 is based on the clinical criteria rec- (25.5%) patients had a single type of lesions; 22 patients ommended by the NIH Consensus Conference which include (12%) had two different types; and 5 patients (2.3%) presented multiple café-au-lait spots (CLS), cutaneous or subcutaneous three different patterns of retinal microvascular abnormalities. neurofibromas, plexiform neuromas, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology Springer Journals

SD-OCT in NIR modality to diagnose retinal microvascular abnormalities in neurofibromatosis type 1

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/sd-oct-in-nir-modality-to-diagnose-retinal-microvascular-abnormalities-VdWsSRhgoK
Publisher
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 by Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Ophthalmology
ISSN
0721-832X
eISSN
1435-702X
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00417-018-4028-3
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology https://doi.org/10.1007/s00417-018-4028-3 LETTER TO THE EDITOR SD-OCT in NIR modality to diagnose retinal microvascular abnormalities in neurofibromatosis type 1 1 2 2 1 Antonietta Moramarco & Sandra Giustini & Emanuele Miraglia & Marta Sacchetti Received: 12 February 2018 / Revised: 22 May 2018 / Accepted: 29 May 2018 Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018 Dear Editor, All patients underwent 1.5 Tesla MRI scan of the brain to Neurofibromatosis type I (NF1), also known as Von assess the presence of optic nerve gliomas. Recklinghausen’s disease, is one of the most common autoso- Of the 224 patients, 84 patients (37.5%) had microvascular mal dominant genetic disorders with an average prevalence of abnormalities within 30° angle of the fovea on NIR. Retinal 1:4000 and an estimated incidence of 1:3000 [1]. vascular abnormalities were bilateral in 18 cases. Fifty-seven The diagnosis of NF1 is based on the clinical criteria rec- (25.5%) patients had a single type of lesions; 22 patients ommended by the NIH Consensus Conference which include (12%) had two different types; and 5 patients (2.3%) presented multiple café-au-lait spots (CLS), cutaneous or subcutaneous three different patterns of retinal microvascular abnormalities. neurofibromas, plexiform neuromas,

Journal

Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental OphthalmologySpringer Journals

Published: Jun 2, 2018

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off