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A Hybrid Level Set Method for Segmentation of Tumor in MRI Brain Image


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International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology
Volume 3 Issue - 3
Year of Publication : 2016
Authors : Smitha.Padshetty ; Prof. Virupakshappa

BibTeX:

@article{IJIRSTV3I3006,
     title={A Hybrid Level Set Method for Segmentation of Tumor in MRI Brain Image},
     author={Smitha.Padshetty and Prof. Virupakshappa},
     journal={International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology},
     volume={3},
     number={3},
     pages={1--3},
     year={},
     url={http://www.ijirst.org/articles/IJIRSTV3I3006.pdf},
     publisher={IJIRST (International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology)},
}



Abstract:

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) a medical tool used to acquire images of different modalities in human body. For Brain MRI image, specialists require the exact size and right estimation of tumor region for administration. This requires segmenting the tumor part out of given Brain MRI picture. For the purpose of segmentation, a crucial level set strategy for getting these points of confinement for tumor region at 2D MRI pictures is applied. For assessing these tumor parts two primary techniques that are level set strategy and another is fuzzy clustering, with the assistance of which tumor region can be discovered.


Keywords:

Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI), level-set method, Fuzzy C-means


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