Measurement and clinical implications of choroidal thickness in patients with inflammatory bowel disease


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Onal I. K. , Yuksel E., Bayrakceken K., Demir M. M. , Karaca E. E. , İBİŞ M. , ...More

ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA, vol.78, no.5, pp.278-282, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5935/0004-2749.20150074
  • Title of Journal : ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.278-282
  • Keywords: Choroid/pathology, Crohn's disease, Inflammatory bowel disease, Optical coherence tomography, Ulcerative colitis, Uveitis, OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY, CROHNS-DISEASE, ULCERATIVE-COLITIS, UVEITIS, MANIFESTATIONS, COMPLICATIONS, TRIAL

Abstract

Purpose: Ocular inflammation is a frequent extraintestinal manifestation of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and may parallel disease activity. In this study, we evaluated the utility of a choroidal thickness measurement in assessing IBD activity.