Intraoperative needle-based refractive index measurement of Ex Vivo human breast tissue

Adam M. Zysk, Daniel L. Marks, Freddy T. Nguyen, Jan G. Kotynek, Frank J. Bellafiore, Patricia A. Johnson, Kendrith M. Rowland, Stephen A. Boppart

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Abstract

Refractive index measurements offer high contrast between normal fatty tissue and diagnostically significant structures. We have developed a needle-based device capable of measuring internal tissue properties. We present preliminary clinical data from human specimens.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528462, 9781557528469
StatePublished - 2007
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Sep 16 2007Sep 16 2007

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OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period9/16/079/16/07

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Zysk, A. M., Marks, D. L., Nguyen, F. T., Kotynek, J. G., Bellafiore, F. J., Johnson, P. A., Rowland, K. M., & Boppart, S. A. (2007). Intraoperative needle-based refractive index measurement of Ex Vivo human breast tissue. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007 Optical Society of America.