Optical mammography: Characterization of malignant and benign breast lesions by a perturbative model

Giovanna Quarto, Antonio Pifferi, Alessandro Torricelli, Rinaldo Cubeddu, Paola Taroni, Lorenzo Spinelli, Francesca Abbate, Nicola Balestreri, Simona Menna, Enrico Cassano

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Abstract

Benign and malignant breast lesions were characterized in terms of both absorption properties and constituent concentration by the use of a perturbative model. Differences between lesions and healthy tissue were observed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2014 Fotonica AEIT Italian Conference on Photonics Technologies, Fotonica AEIT 2014
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
ISBN (Print)9788887237177
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event2014 Fotonica AEIT Italian Conference on Photonics Technologies, Fotonica AEIT 2014 - Naples, Italy
Duration: May 12 2014May 14 2014

Other

Other2014 Fotonica AEIT Italian Conference on Photonics Technologies, Fotonica AEIT 2014
CountryItaly
CityNaples
Period5/12/145/14/14

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Keywords

  • Breast lesions
  • Mammography
  • Spectroscopy
  • Time-resolved imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation

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Quarto, G., Pifferi, A., Torricelli, A., Cubeddu, R., Taroni, P., Spinelli, L., Abbate, F., Balestreri, N., Menna, S., & Cassano, E. (2014). Optical mammography: Characterization of malignant and benign breast lesions by a perturbative model. In 2014 Fotonica AEIT Italian Conference on Photonics Technologies, Fotonica AEIT 2014 [6843932] IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/Fotonica.2014.6843932