Exudates and Microaneurism Detection for Diabetic Retinopathy

Authors(2) :-Chetan Dusane D, Prof. N A Dawande

Diabetic-related eye disease is a major cause of preventable blindness in the world. It is a complication of diabetes which can also affect various parts of the body. The detection of microaneurysms in digital color fundus photographs is a critical first step in automated screening for diabetic retinopathy (DR), a common complication of diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the damage caused by complications of diabetes to the retina. It is one of the leading causes of blindness across the world. Hence, an accurate, premature diagnosis of DR is an essential task because of its potentiality for reducing the number of cases of blindness across the globe. In this paper we present a procedure to detect the presences of abnormalities in the retina such as microaneurysms, exudates using image processing techniques.

Authors and Affiliations

Chetan Dusane D
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Dr. D.Y Patil Collage of Engineering, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Prof. N A Dawande
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Dr. D.Y Patil Collage of Engineering, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Fundus image, blood vessel, image processing, Exudates, Microaneurity, diabetic retinopathy

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 3 | May-June 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-06-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 147-152
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET15139
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Chetan Dusane D, Prof. N A Dawande, " Exudates and Microaneurism Detection for Diabetic Retinopathy, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp.147-152, May-June-2015.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET15139

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