Spectral domain optical coherence tomography findings in Turkish sickle-cell disease and beta thalassemia major patients


Ulusoy M. O., Turk H., Kıvanç S. A.

JOURNAL OF CURRENT OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.31, no.3, pp.275-280, 2019 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joco.2019.01.012
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CURRENT OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.275-280
  • Keywords: Beta thalassemia major, Choroidal thickness, Sickle-cell disease, Spectral domain optical coherence tomography, FIBER LAYER THICKNESS, CHOROIDAL THICKNESS, OCULAR MANIFESTATIONS, CHILDREN
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: To assess probable structural changes using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) on sickle-cell disease (SCD) and beta thalassemia major (B-TM) patients, without any retinal abnormalities.