Liver vessel segmentation and identification based on oriented flux symmetry and graph cuts


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Accurate segmentation of liver vessels from abdominal computer tomography angiography (CTA) volume is very important for liver-vessel analysis and living-related liver transplants. This paper presents a novel liver-vessel segmentation and identification method. METHODS Firstly, an anisotropic diffusion filter is used to smooth… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cmpb.2017.07.002