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A computer aided disease detection system and method for multiple organ systems. The method performs computer aided examination of digital medical images. A patient exam type of a digital medical image is determined. Based on the patient exam type, one or more of a plurality of knowledge based anatomical segmentation blocks are invoked, each block performing image segmentation for a single organ or organ system present in the image. Based on the patient exam type, for each successfully segmented organ or organ system, one or more of a plurality of knowledge based computer aided detection blocks are invoked, each block of which is designed to search for and locate potential disease foci in a particular organ or organ system.

Title
Computer aided disease detection system for multiple organ systems
Application Number
11/554647
Publication Number
7672497 (B2)
Application Date
October 31, 2006
Publication Date
March 2, 2010
Inventor
Henry Nicponski
Albion
NY, US
Assignee
Carestream Health
NY, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
G06K 9/00
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