Iranian Journal of Radiology

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In Vivo Evaluation of the Biomechanical Properties of Optic Nerve and Peripapillary Structures by Ultrasonic Shear Wave Elastography in Glaucoma

Atilla Suleyman Dikici 1 , Ismail Mihmanli 1 , Fahrettin Kilic 1 , Ahmet Ozkok 2 , Gokhan Kuyumcu 1 , Pinar Sultan 2 , Cesur Samanci 1 , Mehmet Halit Yilmaz 1 , Babak Rafiee 1 , Nevbahar Tamcelik 2 , Zehra Isik Hasiloglu 1 , * and Fatih Kantarci 1
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1 Department of Radiology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
2 Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: April 01, 2016, 13 (2); e36849
  • Published Online: March 31, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 3, 2016
  • Revised: February 27, 2016
  • Accepted: March 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.36849

To Cite: Dikici A S, Mihmanli I, Kilic F, Ozkok A, Kuyumcu G, et al. In Vivo Evaluation of the Biomechanical Properties of Optic Nerve and Peripapillary Structures by Ultrasonic Shear Wave Elastography in Glaucoma, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(2):e36849. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.36849.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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