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Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images

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IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
ICAST 2014 - Number 4
Year of Publication: 2015
Authors:
Parineeta Suman
Deepa Parasar
Vijay R. Rathod

Parineeta Suman, Deepa Parasar and Vijay R Rathod. Article: Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images. IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology ICAST 2014(4):22-25, February 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Parineeta Suman and Deepa Parasar and Vijay R. Rathod},
	title = {Article: Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {ICAST 2014},
	number = {4},
	pages = {22-25},
	month = {February},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

The ultrasound images, the speckle noise is inherent in medical ultrasound images and it is the cause of reduced contrast-to-noise ratio and resolution. The presence of speckle noise is not attractive because it reduces the image quality and affects the tasks of the individual interpretation and paper diagnosis. In this paper, we study various techniques to reduce speckle noise from ultrasound images Post acquisition method as the only scale spatial filtering method and multi-scale method.

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