After intravenous injection indocyanine green binds almost completely to the plasma proteins and may be detected in the skin capillaries by an infrared sensitive fluorescence videomicroscopy system. The technique opens a way to measure full capillary diameter and dimension of the plasma layer in an almost atraumatic way.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Advances in experimental medicine and biology|
|State||Published - 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)