An image-processing method is described that enhances mammographic features of low-dose film mammographs for early breast cancer detection. The method is based on the optimal adaptive neighborhood image-processing technique, using a suitable contrast enhancement model. This processing provides a significant enhancement mammographic features of with a little or no enhancement of noise and undesired background variations caused by digitization.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1986|
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