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      Ultrasound Biomicroscopy of Eyelid Lesions

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      Ophthalmologica

      S. Karger AG

      Eyelid, Lesions, Ultrasound biomicroscopy

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          This study compared ultrasound biomicroscopy with histopathology in discerning depth of eyelid lesions and tissue characteristics. Ultrasound biomicroscopy (50 MHz) was used to analyze lesion depth and tissue characteristics of eight patients with eyelid lesions referred to a university-based referral practice prior to excisional biopsy. This data was then compared to histopathologic findings. Lesion depth measured by ultrasound biomicroscopy was correlated with histopathologic depth with a linear regression. Ultrasound biomicroscopy correlated highly to histopathology with regards to tissue characteristics and lesion depth (R<sup>2</sup> = 0.87). Ultrasound biomicroscopy accurately measures depth of eyelid lesions and accurately determines tissue characteristics.

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          Journal
          OPH
          Ophthalmologica
          10.1159/issn.0030-3755
          Ophthalmologica
          S. Karger AG
          0030-3755
          1423-0267
          2003
          February 2003
          06 February 2003
          : 217
          : 1
          : 20-23
          Affiliations
          aDivision of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shiley Eye Center, La Jolla, Calif., and bDepartment of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, Calif., USA
          Article
          68253 Ophthalmologica 2003;217:20–23
          10.1159/000068253
          12566868
          © 2003 S. Karger AG, Basel

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          Figures: 4, Tables: 1, References: 12, Pages: 4
          Categories
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          Vision sciences, Ophthalmology & Optometry, Pathology

          Ultrasound biomicroscopy, Eyelid, Lesions

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