Organ and lesion volume measurements with computed tomography

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Abstract

Useful clinical information will often result from determinations of organ and lesion tissue volumes from measurements of computed tomographic (CT) cross sections. This paper discusses simple applications of stereology to volume estimations of organs and disease processes. The method is applied to CT sections and, for equivalent accuracy, is less time comsuming than planimeter or CT scanner region of interest outlining and measurements.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)268-273
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Volume7
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1983

Keywords

  • Computed tomography
  • Stereology
  • Techniques
  • Volume determination

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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