Extraction of skin lesions from non-dermoscopic images for surgical excision of melanoma

@article{Jafari2017ExtractionOS,
  title={Extraction of skin lesions from non-dermoscopic images for surgical excision of melanoma},
  author={M. Jafari and Ebrahim Nasr-Esfahani and Nader Karimi and S. Mohamad R. Soroushmehr and Shadrokh Samavi and Kayvan Najarian},
  journal={International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={12},
  pages={1021-1030}
}
PurposeComputerized prescreening of suspicious moles and lesions for malignancy is of great importance for assessing the need and the priority of the removal surgery. Detection can be done by images captured by standard cameras, which are more preferable due to low cost and availability. One important step in computerized evaluation is accurate detection of lesion’s region, i.e., segmentation of an image into two regions as lesion and normal skin.MethodsIn this paper, a new method based on deep… 

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