A new endoscopic ultrasonography image processing method to evaluate the prognosis for pancreatic cancer treated with interstitial brachytherapy.

TitleA new endoscopic ultrasonography image processing method to evaluate the prognosis for pancreatic cancer treated with interstitial brachytherapy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsXu W, Liu Y, Lu Z, Jin Z-D, Hu Y-H, Yu J-G, Li Z-S
JournalWorld journal of gastroenterology : WJG
Volume19
Issue38
Pagination6479-84
Date Published2013 Oct 14
Abstract

To develop a fuzzy classification method to score the texture features of pancreatic cancer in endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) images and evaluate its utility in making prognosis judgments for patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer treated by EUS-guided interstitial brachytherapy.

DOI10.1155/2013/431232
Alternate JournalWorld J. Gastroenterol.