A Fully-Automatic Locally Adaptive Thresholding Algorithm for Blood Vessel Segmentation in 3D Digital Subtraction Angiography

Boegel, Marco ;   Hoelter, Philip ;   Redel, Thomas ;   Maier, Andreas ;   Hornegger, Joachim ;   Doerfler, Arnd

Tags Image segmentationContrast-enhanced X-ray imagingX-ray CT

Subarachnoid hemorrhage due to a ruptured cerebral aneurysm is still a devastating disease. Planning of endovascular aneurysm therapy is...

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A Markov Random Field Orientation Prior for Electronic Cleansing in CT Colonography

Krishnan, Karthik ;   Desai, Nasir

Tags Image segmentationImage classification

Tagging of the bowel content with an oral contrast facilitates CT Colonography with limited bowel preparation. Electronic colon cleansing (ECC)...

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Atlas-Based Segmentation of Abdominal Organs in 3D Ultrasound, and Its Application in Automated Kidney Segmentation

Marsousi, Mahdi ;   Plataniotis, Konstantinos ;   Stergiopoulos, Stergios

Tags Image segmentationRigid-body image registrationImage classification

Automated segmentation of abdominal organs in 3D ultrasound images is an important and challenging task toward computer assisted emergency...

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Automatic Segmentation of the Spine by Means of a Probabilistic Atlas with a Special Focus on Ribs Suppression. Preliminary Results

Ruiz-España, Silvia ;   Domingo, Juan ;   Díaz-Parra, Antonio ;   Dura, Esther ;   D'Ocón-Alcañiz, Víctor ;   Arana, Estanislao ;   Moratal, David

Tags Image segmentationDeformable image registrationX-ray imaging applications (breast, lung, abdominal, dental, thoracic, etc.)

Spine is a structure commonly involved in several prevalent diseases. In clinical diagnosis, therapy, and surgical intervention, the identification...

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Emphasizing Mesenteric Blood Vessels in Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Surgery Video Images

Hiroyasu, Tomoyuki ;   Tanaka, Nachi ;   Hagiwara, Akeo ;   Ozamoto, Yuki ;   Yokouchi, Hisatake

Tags Image segmentation

This study aims to reduce surgeon burden by emphasising mesenteric blood vessels buried in the mesentery using image processing techniques....

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Semi-Automated Breast Cancer Tumor Detection with Thermographic Video Imaging

Venkataramani, Krithika ;   Mestha, Lalit, K. ;   Ramachandra, L. ;   Prasad, S. S. ;   Kumar, Vijay ;   Raja, Priyanka J.

Tags Image segmentationInfra-red imagingFunctional image analysis

Screening for breast cancer enables early detection by which curative treatment can be possible. While mammography is the current gold...

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