Automatic detection of blood vessels from CTA images employing morphological operation

Recently, the disease arteriosclerosis has rapidly increased, and in particular the type that originates in the peripheral arteries of the hands and feet and is called arteriosclerosis obliterans (ASO). ASO is one of the typical diseases that cause chronic ischemia of the limbs and lead to obstruction of the blood flow. In diagnosing ASO, lower contrast… (More)