Effect of Lesion Morphology on Microwave Signature in 2-D Ultra-Wideband Breast Imaging

@article{Chen2008EffectOL,
  title={Effect of Lesion Morphology on Microwave Signature in 2-D Ultra-Wideband Breast Imaging},
  author={Yifan Chen and Erry Gunawan and Kay Soon Low and Shih-Chang Wang and Cheong Boon Soh and Thomas C. Putti},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering},
  year={2008},
  volume={55},
  pages={2011-2021}
}
This paper studies the possibility of distinguishing between benign and malignant masses by exploiting the morphology-dependent temporal and spectral characteristics of their microwave backscatter response in ultra-wideband breast cancer detection. The spiculated border profiles of 2-D breast masses are generated by modifying the baseline elliptical rings based upon the irregularity of their peripheries. Furthermore, the single- and multilayer lesion models are used to characterize a distinct… CONTINUE READING
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