7 October 2005 OCT visualization of acute radiation mucositis: pilot study
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We present pilot results in optical coherence tomography (OCT) visualization of normal mucosa radiation damage. 15 patients undergoing radiation treatment of head and neck cancer were enrolled. OCT was used to monitor the mucositis development during and after treatment. OCT can see stages of radiation mucositis development, including hidden ones, before any clinical manifestations.
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Natalia Gladkova, Natalia Gladkova, Anna Maslennikova, Anna Maslennikova, Anna Terentieva, Anna Terentieva, Yulia Fomina, Yulia Fomina, Nina Khomutinnikova, Nina Khomutinnikova, Irina Balalaeva, Irina Balalaeva, Yulia Vyseltseva, Yulia Vyseltseva, Roman Larin, Roman Larin, Natalia Kornoukhova, Natalia Kornoukhova, Andrey Shakhov, Andrey Shakhov, Natalia Shakhova, Natalia Shakhova, Grigory Gelikonov, Grigory Gelikonov, Vladislav Kamensky, Vladislav Kamensky, Felix Feldchtein, Felix Feldchtein, } "OCT visualization of acute radiation mucositis: pilot study", Proc. SPIE 5861, Optical Coherence Tomography and Coherence Techniques II, 58610T (7 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.632987; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.632987

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