Saratov Fall Meeting 2004

Photodynamic therapy of equine sarcoids

Kirstin Engelking1, Steven Jacques1,2, Scott Gustafson DVM3

Biomedical Engineering1, Dermatology2,
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Veterinary Medicine3, Oregon State University, Corvalis, OR, USA

  1. Photodynamic therapy of equine sarcoids
  2. Treating sarcoids
  3. What is photodynamic therapy?
  4. Photodynamic therapy is a selective
  5. Topical 20% aminolevulinic acid
  6. Tissue components
  7. Diffuse optical reflectance
  8. The diffuse reflectance probe
  9. The system used.
  10. Reflected light
  11. Spectra are fit
  12. Change in the absorption
  13. The photodynamic dose

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