Segmentation of liver region with tumorous tissues

  title={Segmentation of liver region with tumorous tissues},
  author={Xuejun Zhang and Gobert N. Lee and Tetsuji Tajima and Teruhiko Kitagawa and Masayuki Kanematsu and Xiangrong Zhou and Takeshi Hara and Hiroshi Fujita and Ryujiro Yokoyama and Hiroshi Kondo and Hiroaki Hoshi and Shigeru Nawano and Kenji Shinozaki},
  booktitle={Medical Imaging: Image Processing},
Segmentation of an abnormal liver region based on CT or MR images is a crucial step in surgical planning. However, precisely carrying out this step remains a challenge due to either connectivities of the liver to other organs or the shape, internal texture, and homogeneity of liver that maybe extensively affected in case of liver diseases. Here, we propose… CONTINUE READING