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Developing an Intelligent Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Some Children's Diseases

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
A. E. E.Elalfi, M. A-H. Fouda, A. A. Atta

A E E.Elalfi, M A-H Fouda and A A Atta. Developing an Intelligent Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Some Children's Diseases. International Journal of Computer Applications 151(2):32-38, October 2016. BibTeX

	author = {A. E. E.Elalfi and M. A-H. Fouda and A. A. Atta},
	title = {Developing an Intelligent Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Some Children's Diseases},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {October 2016},
	volume = {151},
	number = {2},
	month = {Oct},
	year = {2016},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {32-38},
	numpages = {7},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2016911688},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


The aim of this paper is to present an intelligent system for the diagnosis of some children's diseases to help fresh and inexperienced healthcare graduates. This system is based on clinical database, knowledge base and medical image processing. This intelligent system provides a graphical user interface which allows the user to choose among a number of symptoms and input a medical diagnostic image to get the accurate diagnosis.


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Artificial intelligent, Knowledge base, Image database, Intelligent Systems, Children's diseases.