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The present invention related to a method for retrieving a tumor contour of an image processing system that includes a memory storing a grayscale image and a processor, comprising: receiving an input tumor contour of the grayscale image; defining a tumor contour annular region and a plurality of reference segments of the grayscale image, wherein the input tumor contour is in the tumor contour annular region, and each of the plurality of reference segments is across the tumor contour annular region and includes a plurality of measured points; retrieving a tumor contour suggestion point on each of the plurality of reference segments; and linking all the tumor contour suggestion points on all of the reference segments, for forming the tumor contour. Accordingly, by applying the method of the present invention, a doctor can rapidly and accurately identify the contour of a tumor in a grayscale image.

Title
Method for retrieving a tumor contour of an image processing system
Application Number
12/693205
Publication Number
8374892 (B2)
Application Date
January 25, 2010
Publication Date
February 12, 2013
Inventor
Po Wei Tsai
Yonghe
TW
Ming Hsun Wu
Taipei
TW
Hao Chih Tai
Taipei
TW
Ming Chih Ho
Taipei
TW
Chiung Nein Chen
Jiali Township, Tainan County
TW
Argon Chen
Zhonghe
TW
Wen Hwa Chen
Taipei
TW
King Jen Chang
Taipei
TW
Agent
Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe PLLC
Assignee
AmCad BioMed Corporation
TW
IPC
G06K 9/00
G06Q 10/00
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