Figure 1-11. Schematic diagram of a typical Optical Coherence Tomography system for ophthalmic examination. The instrument for ophthalmic examination is similar to a slit-lamp biomicroscope or fundus camera, OC images are processed by computer and displayed as they are acquired on a high resolution color monitor. The portion of the retina or anterior eye that is being tomographicslly imaged is viewed on a video monitor Images are stored for the diagnostic record via computer.
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