Ovarian tissue characterization in ultrasound: a review.

  title={Ovarian tissue characterization in ultrasound: a review.},
  author={U. Rajendra Acharya and Filippo Molinari and Subbhuraam Vinitha Sree and G. Swapna and Luca Saba and Stefano Guerriero and Jasjit S. Suri},
  journal={Technology in cancer research & treatment},
  volume={14 3},
Ovarian cancer is the most common cause of death among gynecological malignancies. We discuss different types of clinical and nonclinical features that are used to study and analyze the differences between benign and malignant ovarian tumors. Computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) systems of high accuracy are being developed as an initial test for ovarian tumor classification instead of biopsy, which is the current gold standard diagnostic test. We also discuss different aspects of developing a… CONTINUE READING


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