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Optical Imaging

The use of light interaction (scattering, absorption, and fluorescence) with biological tissue to obtain morphologically based information. It includes measuring inherent tissue optical properties such as scattering, absorption, and autofluorescence; or optical properties of exogenous targeted fluorescent molecular probes such as those used in optical MOLECULAR IMAGING, or nontargeted optical CONTRAST AGENTS.

Year introduced: 2013

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Tree Number(s): E01.370.350.589, E05.642

MeSH Unique ID: D061848

Entry Terms:

  • Imaging, Optical
  • Fluorescence Imaging
  • Imaging, Fluorescence
  • Autofluorescence Imaging
  • Imaging, Autofluorescence
  • Fundus Autofluorescence Imaging
  • Autofluorescence Imaging, Fundus
  • Fundus Autofluorescence Imagings
  • Imaging, Fundus Autofluorescence

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