Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Soft-Tissue Tumors: Determinate and Indeterminate Lesions
- DETECTION OF BRAIN TUMOR USING THRESHOLDING AND MORPHOLOGICAL OPERATIONS. MADHU, SHRIJA; SIRISHA, T. M. // International Journal of Research in Computer Application & Mana;Sep2013, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p51
This paper aims to locate the tumor in brain. A computer based diagnosis is suggested in order to detect the Tumor from the given Magnetic Resonance Image(MRI). Many methods are available for detection of brain tumors like watershed segmentation,gradient operators, thresholding techniques,...
- SAVING LIVES WITH MRI. SerVaas, Cory // Saturday Evening Post;Mar87, Vol. 259 Issue 2, p54
Focuses on the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in medicine. Cost of an MRI examination; Description of the procedure; Cases showing the effectiveness of MRI in diagnosis and potentially harmful invasive tests.
- The Charleston MRCP Experience: A Tiny Step in the Right Direction. Adamek, H. E.; Riemann, J. F. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2001, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p1959
Provides information on a study about magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP). Development of the device; Importance of the MRCP; Concern on the diagnostic accuracy of the MRCP.
- Outside In. Newnham, David // Nursing Standard;7/28/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 46, p31
Focuses on magnetic resonance imaging. Inclusion of doubts on MRI; Experience of the author of MRI scan; Description of the process of MRI scanning.
- Much Ado About MRI. Anderson, Dan // Imaging Economics;Jul2008, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p8
The article reports on several studies about magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). A Mayo Clinic study showed that an increasing number of women opted for mastectomy rather than a lumpectomy. IMV Group's study of MRI sites in the United States showed an annualized 3 percent increase. The article...
- MRI findings of primary biliary cirrhosis: correlation with Scheuer histologic staging. Kobayashi, S.; Matsui, O.; Gabata, T.; Terayama, N.; Sanada, J.; Yamashiro, M.; Minami, M.; Kozaka, K.; Harada, K.; Nakanuma, Y. // Abdominal Imaging;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p71
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC; currently regarded as a vanishing bile duct syndrome) are not established. In this report, we describe our preliminary analysis of the relation between MRI findings and histopathologic staging of PBC and review...
- Mega-scanner. // New Scientist;9/25/2004, Vol. 183 Issue 2466, p6
The article reports that the world's most powerful MRI scanner was veiled at the University of Illinois in Chicago. The scanner has a 94-tesla magnet, six times as strong as the magnets in hospital scanners. Whereas standard scanners pick up signals from the hydrogen atoms in water molecules,...
- 3D MRI: Promise for Detecting Diseased Arteries. Sanchez, E. // Medical Imaging;Oct2008, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p27
The article reports on the use of a three-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique as a screening tool to prevent stroke and heart attack. Researchers at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario demonstrate how the noninvasive approach may detect a specific type of...
- A Rough Type-2 Fuzzy Clustering Algorithm for MR Image Segmentation. Begum, Shahin Ara; Devi, O. Mema // International Journal of Computer Applications;09/15/2012, Vol. 54, p4
As medical images contain uncertainties, there are difficulties in classification of images into homogeneous regions. Fuzzy sets, rough sets and the combination of fuzzy and rough sets plays a prominent role in formalizing uncertainty, vagueness, and incompleteness in diagnosis. Development of...