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 OPJ  Vol.3 No.7 A , November 2013
Dynamic Analysis of Mental Sweating by the Time-Sequential Piled-Up En-Face OCT Images
Abstract: In this paper, the dynamic analysis of mental sweating for sound stimulus of a few tens of eccrine sweat glands is performed by the time-sequential piled-up en-face optical coherence tomography (OCT) images with the frame spacing of 3.3 sec. In the experiment, the amount of excess sweat can be evaluated simultaneously for a few tens of sweat glands by piling up of all the en-face OCT images. Strong non-uniformity is observed in mental sweating where the amount of sweat in response to sound stimulus is different for each sweat gland. Furthermore, the amount of sweat is significantly increased in proportion to the strength of the stimulus.
Cite this paper: M. Ohmi, Y. Wada and M. Tanigawa, "Dynamic Analysis of Mental Sweating by the Time-Sequential Piled-Up En-Face OCT Images," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 3 No. 7, 2013, pp. 23-27. doi: 10.4236/opj.2013.37A004.
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