A Survey on Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy

Authors(2) :-Amrita R Krishnan, Dr. K S Angel Viji

Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) is characterized by the progressive deterioration of retina with the appearance of different types of lesions, which includes microaneurysms, hemorrhages, exudates etc. Early detection of lesions plays a significant role in the diagnosis of DR. This paper analyses different methods for the automatic detection of lesions in the screening of DR. Automated lesion detection scheme mainly consists of four steps: vessel extraction and optic disc removal, pre-processing, candidate lesion detection and post processing. The paper gives a survey about the different methods that can be used in the screening of diabetic retinopathy.

Authors and Affiliations

Amrita R Krishnan
PG Scholar, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, College of Engineering Kidangoor, Kottayam, India
Dr. K S Angel Viji
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, College of Engineering Kidangoor, Kottayam, India

Lesions, Micro aneurysms, Hemorrhages, Exudates.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | March-April 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 369-374
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1833105
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Amrita R Krishnan, Dr. K S Angel Viji, "A Survey on Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.369-374, March-April-2018.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT1833105

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