Lesion characterization in spectral photon-counting tomosynthesis

@inproceedings{Cederstrm2017LesionCI,
  title={Lesion characterization in spectral photon-counting tomosynthesis},
  author={Bj{\"o}rn Cederstr{\"o}m and Erik Fredenberg and Karl Berggren and Klaus Erhard and Mats Danielsson and Matthew G. Wallis},
  booktitle={Medical Imaging},
  year={2017}
}
It has previously been shown that 2D spectral mammography can be used to discriminate between (likely benign) cystic and (potentially malignant) solid lesions in order to reduce unnecessary recalls in mammography. One limitation of the technique is, however, that the composition of overlapping tissue needs to be interpolated from a region surrounding the lesion. The purpose of this investigation was to demonstrate that lesion characterization can be done with spectral tomosynthesis, and to… 
Spectral image quality and applications in breast tomosynthesis
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