We demonstrate the use of a priori knowledge of lesion shape from ultrasound to improve quantitative accuracy of 2D optical tomography. Mean absorption in the lesion can be estimated within 20% of actual value.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3010) Medical optics and biotechnology : Image reconstruction techniques
(170.4580) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical diagnostics for medicine
K. B. Krishnan, M. Kuppusamy, F. P. Jansen, and S. J. Lomnes, "A virtual study of shape-based optical reconstruction," in Biomedical Topical Meeting, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper WF45.
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