Quantification of epithelial volume by image processing applied to ovarian tumors.

@article{Schipper1987QuantificationOE,
  title={Quantification of epithelial volume by image processing applied to ovarian tumors.},
  author={N. W. Schipper and Arnold W. M. Smeulders and J. Pa Baak},
  journal={Cytometry},
  year={1987},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={345-52}
}
This paper describes an image analysis technique for automated estimation of the percentages of epithelium and stroma in (tumor) tissue. The program is evaluated on ovarian tumors of the serous, mucinous, and endometrioid type. From standard paraffin sections, stained with pararosanilin Feulgen and naphthol yellow, a blue-yellow image pair was recorded. The… CONTINUE READING