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IJMLC 2013 Vol.3(5): 404-407 ISSN: 2010-3700
DOI: 10.7763/IJMLC.2013.V3.349

Image Processing with the Specific Focus on Early Tumor Detection

Mashal Tariq, Attaullah Khawajah, and Munawer Hussain

Abstract—The primary purpose of this paper is to elaborate upon and to take a step ahead on the research done in the field of Image Processing with a focus on Early Tumor Detection through the use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Image Processing Tool Box of MATLAB. The technique which the author proposed is Morphological Reconstruction Based Segmentation, used to segment the solid cum cystic tumor of brain and is suggested after testing and observing various available methods and algorithms. The proposed method shows more precision amongst others and the processing time is also fast.

Index Terms—Image processin, medical diagnosis, object detection, tumors.

Mashal Tariq and Attaullah Khawajah are with the N.E.D. University of Engineering & Technology, Electronics Department, Karachi, Pakistan (email: mashalzafar79@gmail.com; atta@neduet.edu.pk). Munawer Hussain is with the Department of Radiology, Dow University of Health & Sciences, Ojha Campus, Karachi, Pakistan (e-mail: munawer66@yahoo.com).

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Cite:Mashal Tariq, Attaullah Khawajah, and Munawer Hussain, "Image Processing with the Specific Focus on Early Tumor Detection," International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing vol.3, no. 5, pp. 404-407, 2013.

General Information

  • ISSN: 2010-3700 (Online)
  • Abbreviated Title: Int. J. Mach. Learn. Comput.
  • Frequency: Bimonthly
  • DOI: 10.18178/IJMLC
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Lin Huang
  • Executive Editor:  Ms. Cherry L. Chen
  • Abstracing/Indexing: Inspec (IET), Google Scholar, Crossref, ProQuest, Electronic Journals Library.
  • E-mail: ijmlc@ejournal.net


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