Mitsuomi Matsumoto

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In this paper, we propose a new recognition method of lung nodules from X-ray CT images using 3D Markov random field(MRF) models. Pathological shadow candidates are detected by a mathematical morphology filter, and volume of interest(VOI) areas which include the shadow candidates are extracted. The probabilities of the hypotheses that the VOI areas come(More)
Three patients with renal vein and inferior vena cava (IVC) tumor thrombus from left renal cell carcinoma (RCC) showed Lipiodol deposits in the liver following selective SMANCS (styrene maleic acid neocarzinostatin)/Lipiodol embolization of the renal tumors. In 2 of the 3 patients, renal-portal communications were demonstrated during selective renal(More)