Bowel Polyp Detection in Capsule Endoscopy Images with Color and Shape Features


Baopu Li and Max Q.-H. Meng

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong, China


11.1 Introduction

11.2 Color and Shape Feature Analysis

11.2.1 Color Feature

11.2.2 Shape Feature

11.3 Experimental Results

11.4 Conclusions




Capsule endoscopy (CE) has been widely applied in hospitals because it can be used to directly view the whole small intestine in the human body. However, a major drawback of this technology is the tedious review process of about 50,000 images produced in each examination To relieve physicians and provide support for their decision making, computerized detection of disease is highly desired In ...

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