An Automated Diagnosis System To Assess Diabetic Retinopathy Using Retinal Images: A Review

Deep Kamal Yashu
2020 Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health  
Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) comes under the category of eye abnormalities due to which retina of the eye gets affected. It can give rise to blindness provided it is not treated in its early stages. So, early diagnosis and treatment is required. The automated diagnosis using fundus images can reduce the load of ophthalmologists. The review of various automated diagnosis systems for detecting DR is presented in this paper. This review has focused on dividing the techniques on the basis of lesions.
more » ... basis of lesions. Automation could be using lesions or without lesions. Under diagnosis based on lesions, either single or multiple lesions are taken into consideration. The survey also throws light on numerous other methods based on textural features and even, determining the complication of DR.
doi:10.36295/asro.2020.231528 fatcat:eh7d6cmfizhybl6aabwm4xh3iy