3Jan

Lung Segmentation Software

By R. A. / 03/01/2017 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

The lower respiratory tract in humans includes the lungs along with their pulmonary vasculature. High degree of capillary and pulmonary branching in the respiratory system provides humans with a surface area of about 70 squared meters, in which an exchange of oxygen and CO2 are continuously being...

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6Jul

Pulmonology

By R. A. / 06/07/2016 / Application Fields / No Comments

Applications of computer vision in pulmonary imagery

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3Feb

Lungs tumors and nodules segmentation

By R. A. / 03/02/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Lung nodules are masses of tissue in the lung which on a chest X-ray or computerized tomography (CT) scan appear as round, white shadows. Though lung nodules are quite common and most of them are noncancerous (benign), some nodules may be cancerous and it is extremely important to identify them e...

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29Jan

Lung Nodule Classification

By R. A. / 29/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Lung cancer is the major cause of cancer death and the second most common cancer among men and women in the United States. It accounts for about 13% of all new cancers (more than 220,000 in the U.S. in 2015)*. Statistics on survival in people with lung cancer vary depending on the stage or extent...

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28Jan

Chest CT Registration

By R. A. / 28/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of men and women in the U.S. and it causes more deaths than colorectal, breast and prostate cancers combined*. One reason lung cancer is so lethal is that it is hard to detect in its early stages. It may take several years for the lung cancer to grow, [&he...

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26Jan

Airways segmentation in CT images

By R. A. / 26/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Image processing is a fundamental technique in the quest to identify physical pathologies like tumors and others. Lung cancer is today one of the main causes of death in the world among both men and women, with an impressive rate of about five million deadly cases per year. The survival rate is s...

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24Jan

Pulmonary lobes segmentation

By R. A. / 24/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

The left lung is divided in two lobes, the upper and the lower lobe. These two lobes are separated by an oblique fissure (the left major fissure). In the right lung, an oblique fissure (the right minor fissure) and a horizontal fissure (the right major fissure) separate the lung into three lobes ...

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21Jan

Pulmonary embolism detection

By R. A. / 21/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Pulmonary embolism is the obstruction of a blood vessel in the lungs, usually due to a blood clot. It is a very widespread disease, with at least 650,000 cases in the United States every year. It is the third most common cause of death in the US, presenting mortality rates of 25% to 30% when [&he...

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19Jan

Lung Lymph Nodes Detection

By Felicity / 19/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Analyzing pulmonary lymph nodes can give us valuable information for lung cancer diagnosis, staging and evaluation of reaction to treatment. As a consequence, automatic and reliable segmentation and detection of enlarged lymph nodes in the lungs can be a breakthrough of remarkable clinical value....

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17Jan

Lung vessel segmentation

By Felicity / 17/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Blood vessel segmentation of the lungs can help to identify important pulmonary diseases: it contributes to characterize nodules in the lungs, detect pulmonary emboli and evaluate the lungs vasculature in pulmonary hypertension. The patient’s individual values can be compared with normative value...

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10Feb

Lung Segmentation Software

By Felicity / 10/02/2015 / / No Comments

RSIP Vision's advanced lung segmentation software segments the pulmonary vasculature & airways, allowing for more accurate & efficient diagnosis.

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