Segmentation of Ultrasound Imaging by Fuzzy Fusion: Application to Venous Thrombosis

  • Mounir Dhibi
  • Renaud Debon
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5097)


In this work we propose a new method for ultrasound imaging segmentation in objective to help doctors and specialists to interpret anatomical structure. The proposed method is based on fuzzy fusion theory in objective to extract the venous thrombosis contour in ultrasound images acquired in vivo case. The first obtained results by optimization algorithm, adapted to our particular problem case are presented.


Venous Thrombosis Ultrasound Image Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Active Contour Carotid Plaque 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mounir Dhibi
    • 1
  • Renaud Debon
    • 1
  1. 1.ENST Bretagne, ITI, CS83818 Brest CedexBrest cedex-3France

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