Segmentation Of Blood Vessels In Retinal Images
Retinal image analysis is a nonintrusive diagnosis method in modern ophthalmology. In this paper, a method to segment blood vessels in the fundus retinal images is presented. The morphology of the blood vessels is an important indicator for diseases like diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and hypertension etc. The segmentation of the retinal images allows ophthalmologist to perform mass vision screening exams for early detection of retinal diseases and treatment. The images from the public dataset DRIVE are used.
Keywords—Retinal Images, Blood Vessels Segmentation