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Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images

Published on February 2015 by Parineeta Suman, Deepa Parasar, Vijay R. Rathod
International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
Foundation of Computer Science USA
ICAST2014 - Number 4
February 2015
Authors: Parineeta Suman, Deepa Parasar, Vijay R. Rathod
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Parineeta Suman, Deepa Parasar, Vijay R. Rathod . Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images. International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology. ICAST2014, 4 (February 2015), 22-25.

@article{
author = { Parineeta Suman, Deepa Parasar, Vijay R. Rathod },
title = { Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images },
journal = { International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology },
issue_date = { February 2015 },
volume = { ICAST2014 },
number = { 4 },
month = { February },
year = { 2015 },
issn = 0975-8887,
pages = { 22-25 },
numpages = 4,
url = { /proceedings/icast2014/number4/19495-5045/ },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%1 International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
%A Parineeta Suman
%A Deepa Parasar
%A Vijay R. Rathod
%T Study on the Reduction of Speckle Noise in Ultrasound Images
%J International Conference on Advances in Science and Technology
%@ 0975-8887
%V ICAST2014
%N 4
%P 22-25
%D 2015
%I International Journal of Computer Applications
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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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

De-noising Speckle Noise Isotropic Diffusion Contourlet Transform