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Dual Active Contour Models for Medical Image Segmentation

By Gilson Giraldi, Paulo Rodrigues, Jasjit Suri and Sameer Singh

Submitted: June 2nd 2010Reviewed: August 20th 2010Published: April 19th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/15044

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