Comput Biol Med 2021 Jun 2;135:104526. Epub 2021 Jun 2.
School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, 100191, China; Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Biomedical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, 100191, China. Electronic address:
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become one of the most urgent public health events worldwide due to its high infectivity and mortality. Computed tomography (CT) is a significant screening tool for COVID-19 infection, and automatic segmentation of lung infection in COVID-19 CT images can assist diagnosis and health care of patients. However, accurate and automatic segmentation of COVID-19 lung infections is faced with a few challenges, including blurred edges of infection and relatively low sensitivity. Read More