Clinical applications of OCT in laryngology

Chapter 38

  • David Shamouelian
  • Tjoson Tjoa
  • Veronika Volgger
  • Brian J.F. Wong
Keywords: laryngeal OCT, lamina propria, basement membrane, true VF, subglottis, epiglottis, laryngeal hyperkeratosis, VF polyp, VF cyst, respiratory papillomatosis, VF granuloma, Reinke’s edema, Polarization Sensitive OCT, VF vibration, Doppler OCT, ex vivo, in vivo

Abstract

Here we discuss pertinent information on clinical applications of OCT in context of nonmalignant laryngeal mucosal pathologies. We also demonstrate applicability of OCT to the studies of vocal fold (VF) kinetics.

Published
2016-06-02