Attenuation correction with region growing method used in the positron emission mammography imaging system

@article{Gu2014AttenuationCW,
  title={Attenuation correction with region growing method used in the positron emission mammography imaging system},
  author={Xiaoyue Gu and Lin Li and P. Yin and Mingkai Yun and Chai Pei and Xin Fan and Xianchao Huang and Xiao-li Sun and Long Wei},
  journal={Chinese Physics C},
  year={2014},
  volume={39},
  pages={108202}
}
The Positron Emission Mammography imaging system (PEMi) provides a novel nuclear diagnosis method dedicated for breast imaging. With a better resolution than whole body PET, PEMi can detect millimeter-sized breast tumors. To address the requirement of semi-quantitative analysis with a radiotracer concentration map of the breast, a new attenuation correction method based on a three-dimensional seeded region growing image segmentation (3DSRG-AC) method has been developed. The method gives a 3D… 

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