Use of Corneal Confocal Microscopy to Detect Corneal Nerve Loss and Increased Dendritic Cells in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dendritic Cells
  • Microscopy, Confocal
  • Multiple Sclerosis

abstract

  • These data suggest that corneal confocal microscopy demonstrates axonal loss and increased DC density in patients with MS. Additional longitudinal studies are needed to confirm the use of corneal confocal microscopy as an imaging biomarker in patients with MS.

publication date

  • July 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.1590

PubMed ID

  • 28570722

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 777

end page

  • 782

volume

  • 135

number

  • 7