Melanoma recognition in dermoscopy images using lesion's peripheral region information

@article{Tajeddin2018MelanomaRI,
  title={Melanoma recognition in dermoscopy images using lesion's peripheral region information},
  author={Neda Zamani Tajeddin and Babak Mohammadzadeh Asl},
  journal={Computer methods and programs in biomedicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={163},
  pages={
          143-153
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Melanoma is one of the most dangerous forms of skin cancer, but it has a high survival rate if diagnosed on time. The first diagnostic approach in melanoma recognition is to visually assess the lesion through dermoscopic images. Computer-aided diagnosis systems for melanoma recognition has attracted a lot of attention in the last decade and proved to be helpful in that area. Methods for skin lesions analysis usually involves three main steps: lesion segmentation… CONTINUE READING