Optical biopsy needle for optical coherence tomography

X. Li, T. Ko, C. Pitris, J. G. Fujimoto

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A new delivery approach for performing OCT imaging using a small diameter fiber-optic needle is presented. In principle, this scheme can be coupled to conventional fine needle aspiration or core biopsy to guide excisional biopsy and therefore reduce sampling errors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2000) - San Francisco, CA, USA
Duration: May 7 2000May 12 2000


OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2000)
CitySan Francisco, CA, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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