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Medical Ultrasound Image Speckle Noise Reduction by Adaptive Median Filter

  title={Medical Ultrasound Image Speckle Noise Reduction by Adaptive Median Filter},
  author={Ognjen Magud and Eva Tuba and Neboj{\vs}a Ba{\vc}anin},
Medical ultrasound is a powerful nonivasive diagnostics tool. Due to physical factors of the diagnostics system, ultrasound generated images usually contain some noise where specle noise is often a prominent component. In this paper we propose an adaptive median filter with adaptive window size for removing speckle noise from ultrasound medical images, including the case when spots are larger than one pixel. Our proposed algorithm was tested on different ultrasound images and different… 

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