Levels Propagation Approach to Image Segmentation: Application to Breast MR Images

@article{Bouchebbah2018LevelsPA,
  title={Levels Propagation Approach to Image Segmentation: Application to Breast MR Images},
  author={Fatah Bouchebbah and H. Slimani},
  journal={Journal of Digital Imaging},
  year={2018},
  volume={32},
  pages={433-449}
}
  • Fatah Bouchebbah, H. Slimani
  • Published 2018
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • Journal of Digital Imaging
  • Accurate segmentation of a breast tumor region is fundamental for treatment. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a widely used diagnostic tool. In this paper, a new semi-automatic segmentation approach for MRI breast tumor segmentation called Levels Propagation Approach (LPA) is introduced. The introduced segmentation approach takes inspiration from tumor propagation and relies on a finite set of nested and non-overlapped levels. LPA has several features: it is highly suitable to… CONTINUE READING
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