15 June 2011 Melanoma-nevus differentiation by multispectral imaging
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A clinical trial on multi-spectral imaging of malignant and non-malignant skin pathologies comprising 22 melanomas and 59 pigmented nevi was performed in Latvian Oncology Center. Analysis of data obtained in the spectral range 450-950 nm using multispectral camera have led to a novel image processing algorithm capable to distinguish melanoma from pigmented nevi and different areas of activity of melanoma. The proposed methodology and potential clinical applications are discussed.
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Ilze Diebele, Ilze Diebele, Ilona Kuzmina, Ilona Kuzmina, Janis Kapostinsh, Janis Kapostinsh, Alexander Derjabo, Alexander Derjabo, Janis Spigulis, Janis Spigulis, "Melanoma-nevus differentiation by multispectral imaging", Proc. SPIE 8087, Clinical and Biomedical Spectroscopy and Imaging II, 80872G (15 June 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.889697; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.889697
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