Objective evaluation of methods for border detection in dermoscopy images

  title={Objective evaluation of methods for border detection in dermoscopy images},
  author={M. Emre Celebi and Gerald Schaefer and Hitoshi Iyatomi},
  journal={2008 30th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
Dermoscopy is one of the major imaging modalities used in the diagnosis of melanoma and other pigmented skin lesions. Due to the difficulty and subjectivity of human interpretation, dermoscopy image analysis has become an important research area. Border detection is often the first step in the automated analysis of dermoscopy images. Although numerous methods have been developed for the detection of lesion borders, very few studies were comprehensive in the evaluation of their results. In this… CONTINUE READING
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