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A Method for Automatic Tumor Segmentation from Image of Brain

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2011 by IJCA Journal
Number 6 - Article 5
Year of Publication: 2011
Samir Kumar Bandyopadhyay

Samir Kumar Bandyopadhyay. Article: A Method for Automatic Tumor Segmentation from Image of Brain. International Journal of Computer Applications 17(6):24-27, March 2011. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Samir Kumar Bandyopadhyay},
	title = {Article: A Method for Automatic Tumor Segmentation from Image of Brain},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2011},
	volume = {17},
	number = {6},
	pages = {24-27},
	month = {March},
	note = {Full text available}


It is difficult to differentiate to between tumor and tissue in the brain when the border and cells overlapped between normal and abnormal tissues in gray level of the medical images. This is a real challenge of the surgeon or physician to distinguish it. When MRI and CT scan are taken for patient brain tumor there is an overlapping between the boundaries of tumor in the cerebellum part and tissue surrounded. If the surgeon has the accurate dimensions of the involved tissue he can do his job with more flexibility. When the image of MRI and CT scan were taken to a patient it is easy to distinguish image gray level overlapping between two or more different parts in the same image.


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