Spleen Segmentation

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Last updated:
April 4, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
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General information

This algorithm fully automatically performs a volumetric segmentation of the spleen on contrast-enhanced thorax-abdomen CT scans. The underlying algorithm is a 3D U-Net model trained and validated on a large set of contrast-enhanced CT thorax abdomen scans from one academic center in the Netherlands. A large proportion of the training scans came from oncological follow-up and hence contained a wide variety of abnormalities and pathology. The algorithm and its validation is described in this publication in Radiology: Artificial Intelligence .

Contact information

For questions about this algorithm, please contact Colin Jacobs.

Uses and Directions

This algorithm was developed for research purposes only.