Retinal Blood Vessel Segmentation Algorithm for Diabetic Retinopathy and Abnormality Detection Using Image Substraction

@inproceedings{Amrutkar2013RetinalBV,
  title={Retinal Blood Vessel Segmentation Algorithm for Diabetic Retinopathy and Abnormality Detection Using Image Substraction},
  author={Nikhil Amrutkar and Yogesh Bandgar and Sharad Chitalkar and Sunil L. Tade},
  year={2013}
}
  • Nikhil Amrutkar, Yogesh Bandgar, +1 author Sunil L. Tade
  • Published 2013
The primary cause of blindness in India and worldwide is recognized as Diabetic Retinopathy, which is an eye disorder caused by diabetes.For diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy, ophthalmologists use retinal image of a patient which is known as fundus image. This fundus image is captured using digital camera known as opthalmoscope.This paper presents an automated image processing system which detects the abnormality as Proliferative diabetic retinopathy(PDR) using image substraction technique and… CONTINUE READING