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The detection of microcalcifications is a key task in the early detection of breast cancer. Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) offers new opportunities to improve existing microcalcification detection methods. By utilizing the multiple projections in DBT, and a model of the DBT acquisition system, we propose the use of epipolar curves to constrain the position of a microcalcification in the multiple DBT views. We show how this can improve both the sensitivity and specification of microcalcification detection. © 2010 Springer-Verlag.

Original publication

DOI

10.1007/978-3-642-13666-5_95

Type

Conference paper

Publication Date

21/07/2010

Volume

6136 LNCS

Pages

704 - 711