Intraoperative assessment of laryngeal malignancy using elastic light single-scattering spectroscopy: A pilot study.

TURHAN M., Yaprak N., SİRCAN-KUCUKSAYAN A., Ozbudak I., BOSTANCİ A., Derin A., ...More

The Laryngoscope, vol.127, no.3, pp.611-615, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 127 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/lary.26224
  • Journal Name: The Laryngoscope
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.611-615
  • Keywords: Laryngeal cancer, real-time diagnosis, elastic light single-scattering spectroscopy, RAMAN-SPECTROSCOPY, OPTICAL DIAGNOSIS, PRECURSOR LESIONS, CANCER, MARGINS, TISSUE, CELLS, FIBER
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives/Hypothesis: The elastic light single-scattering spectroscopy (ELSSS) system is a new tool for the real-time diagnosis of cancerous lesions. In the current study, we have employed ELSSS to investigate its ability in differentiation between normal and cancerous larynx tissues ex vivo.