Classification of linear structures in mammographic images

Zwiggelaar, Reyer and Boggis, Caroline R. M. (2001) Classification of linear structures in mammographic images. In: Proceedings of Medical Image Understanding and Analysis '01, 2001-01-01.

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Abstract

We have developed a novel technique for both the detection and anatomical classification of linear structures in mammographic images. Both stages are based on the statistical modelling of scale-orientation signatures. All experiments are based on a leave-one-out approach. The detection stage has been presented before [1]. For the classification stage real mammographic data was used. As the signatures incorporate scale aspects it is no longer essential to extract scale information which was previously shown to be a bottleneck in obtaining acceptable classification [2]. Spicule classification results show major improvements at low sensitivity and only moderate degradation at high sensitivity. We present spicule images based on both the detection and classification stages.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Computing Sciences
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Depositing User: Vishal Gautam
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2011 11:44
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2020 09:23
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/23916
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