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Ulrich Bick, Maryellen L Giger: Automated method and system for the segmentation of medical images. Arch Development Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, September 19, 1995: US05452367 (129 worldwide citation)

A method for the automated segmentation of medical images, including generating image data from radiographic images of the breast. The method is applicable to breast mammograms including the extraction of the skinline as well as correction for non-uniform exposure conditions, hand radiographs, and c ...


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Kenneth Gilhuijs, Maryellen L Giger, Ulrich Bick: Method, computer program product, and system for the automated analysis of lesions in magnetic resonance, mammogram and ultrasound images. Arch Development Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, November 13, 2001: US06317617 (96 worldwide citation)

A method and system for the computerized automatic analysis of lesions in magnetic resonance (MR) images, a computer programmed to implement the method, and a data structure for storing required parameters is described. Specifically the system includes the computerized analysis of lesions in the bre ...


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Ulrich Bick, Maryellen L Giger: Method and system for detection of lesions in medical images. Arch Development Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, February 6, 2001: US06185320 (79 worldwide citation)

A method and system for the automated detection of lesions in medical images. Medical images, such as mammograms are segmented and optionally processing with peripheral enhancement and/or modified median filtering. A modified morphological open operation and filtering with a modified mass filter are ...


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Maryellen L Giger, Hania Al Hallaq, Dulcy Wolverton, Ulrich Bick: Method and system for the automated analysis of lesions in ultrasound images. Arch Development Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, November 16, 1999: US05984870 (65 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for the computerized automatic analysis of lesions in ultrasound images, including the computerized analysis of lesions in the breast, using gradient, gray-level, and texture based measures. Echogenicity features are developed to assess the characteristics of the lesions and i ...


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Kenneth Gilhuijs, Maryellen L Giger, Ulrich Bick: Method and system for the assessment of tumor extent in magnetic resonance images. Arch Development Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, August 29, 2000: US06112112 (49 worldwide citation)

A method, computer program product, and system for assessing tumor extent in medical temporally acquired images. The method, on which the computer program product and system is based, includes obtaining image data corresponding to temporally acquired images including a tumor and surrounding anatomy ...