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Multiresolution Shape Descriptions and their Applications in Medical Imaging

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The recognition of objects in medical images and the analysis of their properties in space and time requires a representation that reflects properties of shape. These representations are independent of position, orientation and size. They can be based on ad hoc features, object boundaries, object interiors (figures), or object deformations.

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  • Saddle Point
  • Binary Image
  • Image Surface
  • Shape Description
  • Level Curve

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Gauch, J.M., Oliver, W.R., Pizer, S.M. (1988). Multiresolution Shape Descriptions and their Applications in Medical Imaging. In: de Graaf, C.N., Viergever, M.A. (eds) Information Processing in Medical Imaging. Springer, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-7263-3_8

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