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A Coronary Artery Segmentation Method Based on Graph Cuts and MultiScale Analysis

  • Chaima OueslatiEmail author
  • Sabra Mabrouk
  • Faouzi Ghorbel
  • Mohamed Hedi Bedoui
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 684)

Abstract

In this paper we propose a new multi-scale fully automatic algorithm based on Graph cuts for vessel extraction. In fact, we combine vesselness, geodesic paths, a multi-scale edgeness map and the directional information for vessel tracking in order to personalize the Graph cuts approach to the segmentation of tubular structures.

Keywords

X-Ray Angiography Segmentation Graph cuts 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chaima Oueslati
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Sabra Mabrouk
    • 1
    • 2
  • Faouzi Ghorbel
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mohamed Hedi Bedoui
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.CRISTAL Laboratory, GRIFT Research GroupNational School of Computer ScienceManoubaTunisia
  2. 2.Laboratory of Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine of Monastir, TIM TeamUniversity of MonastirMonastirTunisia

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