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ULTRASOUND IMAGE POST-PROCESSING – APPLICATION TO SEGMENTATION

  • OLIVIER BASSET
  • CHRISTIAN CACHARD
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAII, volume 240)

Abstract

The post-processing of 2D or 3D ultrasound data is a very attractive research field to envisage an automatic analysis and/or quantitative measurements. For example, quantitative volume parameters recovery is a unique mean of making objective reproducible and operator independent diagnosis. Thus, it is important to perform a successful segmentation. Among the large variety of post processing devoted to ultrasound data, different segmentation approaches are discussed here and illustrated by some examples.

Keywords

Ultrasound Image Segmentation Result Markov Random Field Tissue Characterization Segmentation Approach 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • OLIVIER BASSET
    • 1
  • CHRISTIAN CACHARD
    • 1
  1. 1.CREATIS CNRS 5515, Inserm U630Université Claude BernardVilleurbanneFrance

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