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Frontiers in Optics
Rochester, New York United States
October 12, 2004
ISBN: 1-55752-779-2
Biomedical Optics from Benchtop to Bedside I (FTuK)

The use of a multi-separation probe for optical diagnosis of breast cancer

Changfang Zhu, Gregory M.. Palmer, and Nirmala Ramanujam

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/FIO.2004.FTuK2


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Abstract

We explored the effects of probe-geometry on UV-VIS fluorescence and diffuse reflectance measurements from breast tissues. It shows that integrated fluorescence intensities measured with a multi-separation probe can be used to discriminate malignant from non-malignant tissues. This has the potential to reduce system complexity for optical diagnosis of breast cancer.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(170.4580) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical diagnostics for medicine
(300.6540) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, ultraviolet
(300.6550) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, visible

Citation
C. Zhu, G. M. Palmer, and N. Ramanujam, "The use of a multi-separation probe for optical diagnosis of breast cancer," in Frontiers in Optics 2004/Laser Science XXII/Diffractive Optics and Micro-Optics/Optical Fabrication and Testing, OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper FTuK2.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=FiO-2004-FTuK2


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