Clinicians eager to incorporate the latest retinal diagnostic technology now have another option for optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A), especially those who already have the Heidelberg Spectralis OCT device.

Heidelberg Engineering recently announced the FDA has cleared a new OCT angiography module for the Spectralis portfolio. Clinicians in the market for a new OCT and those with existing Spectralis upgradeable devices can incorporate this diagnostic tool into their practice. OCT-A allows for noninvasive evaluation of retinal and choroidal vascular abnormalities using three-dimensional visualization of perfused vasculature structures, the company says.

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