A Fusion Method for Pulmonary Nodule Segmentation in Chest CT Image Sets

Tunali, Ilke ;   Guvenis, Albert

Tags Image registration, segmentation, and compressionImage analysis, processing and classificationMedical image processing and visualization

This paper presents a fusion algorithm combining two methods for pulmonary nodule segmentation in Chest CT scans. Segmentation is an...

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A Semi-Automated Technique for Internal Jugular Vein Segmentation in Ultrasound Images using Active Contours

Karami, Ebrahim ;   Shehata, Mohamed ;   McGuire, Peter ;   Smith, Andrew

Tags Medical image processing and visualizationImage registration, segmentation, and compression

The assessment of the blood volume is crucial for the management of many acute and chronic diseases. Recent studies have shown that...

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Automated Prediction for Esophageal Optical Endomicroscopic Images

Kothari, Sonal ;   Wu, Hang ;   Tong, Li ;   Woods, Kevin ;   Wang, May D.

Tags Image analysis, processing and classificationMedical image processing and visualization

Biomedical in vivo imaging has been playing an essential role in diagnoses and treatment in modern medicine. However, compared with the fast...

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C-Arm Technique with Distance Driven for Nephrolithiasis and Kidney Stones Detection: Preliminary Study

Malalla, Nuhad ;   Pengfei, Sun ;   Ying, Chen ;   Michael, Lipkin ;   Glenn, Preminger, ;   Qin, Jun

Tags Image rendering, reconstruction and enhancementImage analysis, processing and classificationMedical image processing and visualization

Kidney stone is among the common painful disorders of the urinary system. The presence of stones in the kidney refers to Nephrolithiasis....

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Grading of Mammalian Cumulus Oocyte Complexes using Machine Learning for in Vitro Embryo Culture

Mandal, Subhamoy ;   P Sudarshan, Viswanath

Tags Image analysis, processing and classificationDecision support systemsMicroscopic imaging informatics

Visual observation of Cumulus Oocyte Complexes provides only limited information about its functional competence, whereas the molecular...

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Quantitative Measurement of Vasculature in Coronary Angiogram Videos

Soroushmehr, S.M.Reza ;   Bafna, Abhishek ;   Sinha, Shashank ;   Nallamothu, Brahmajee ;   Ward, Kevin ;   Najarian, Kayvan

Tags Medical image processing and visualizationComputer-aided decision makingAlgorithms

Current diagnosis of coronary artery disease relies on visual examination of angiograms by operators to identify significant stenoses in...

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Superpixel-Based Automatic Segmentation of Villi in Confocal Endomicroscopy

Boschetto, Davide ;   Mirzaei, Hadis ;   Leong, Rupert ;   Grisan, Enrico

Tags Image analysis, processing and classificationImage registration, segmentation, and compressionMicroscopic imaging informatics

Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy (CLE) is a technique permitting on-site microscopy of the gastrointestinal mucosa after the application of a...

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