OCT angiography can evaluate optic nerve in MS

16:50 EST 14 Nov 2017 | Healio

The combination of OCT and OCT angiography showed that multiple sclerosis is associated with retinal structural loss and decreased optic nerve head perfusion in eyes with and without a history of optic neuritis.
The study included 68 eyes of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) with or without optic neuritis and 55 healthy control eyes examined at the Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University.
OCT was used to evaluate the thickness of the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) and the macular ganglion cell complex (GCC), that respectively reflect axonal damage and

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