Journal of Digital Imaging

, Volume 11, Supplement 1, pp 53–55 | Cite as

Image gallery: A tool for rapid endobronchial lesion detection and display using virtual bronchoscopy

  • Ronald M. Summers
Sessions Session IV Image Processing and Handling


Lesion Site Small Window Central Airway Virtual Colonoscopy Silicon Graphic 
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© Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald M. Summers
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  1. 1.Diagnostic Radiology Department, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical CenterNational Institutes of HealthBethesda

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