Egyptian Retina Journal

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 39--43

Optical coherence tomography biomarkers in diabetic macular edema


Amira Mohamed Mostafa1, Mohamed Ashraf2, Ahmed Abdel Razak Souka4, Karim Adly Raafat3 
1 Imaging Unit - iCare Eye Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt
2 Department of Opthalmology, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt; Joslin Diabetes Center, Beetham Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
3 Department of Ophthalmology, Kasr Al Ainy School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Amira Mohamed Mostafa
iCare Eye Hospital, Somed Building #3 - El Mahmoudeya Axis – Smouha, P. O. 21648, Alexandria
Egypt

Biomarkers are defined as measurable objective indicators that can be used to assess normal physiological process, pathological process and/or tissue response to pharmacological therapeutic agents. In this review article, we address the most notable structural changes encountered in DME patients and their impact on treatment planning and outcomes.


How to cite this article:
Mostafa AM, Ashraf M, Souka AA, Raafat KA. Optical coherence tomography biomarkers in diabetic macular edema.Egypt Retina J 2021;8:39-43


How to cite this URL:
Mostafa AM, Ashraf M, Souka AA, Raafat KA. Optical coherence tomography biomarkers in diabetic macular edema. Egypt Retina J [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Sep 28 ];8:39-43
Available from: https://www.egyptretinaj.com/article.asp?issn=2347-5617;year=2021;volume=8;issue=2;spage=39;epage=43;aulast=Mostafa;type=0