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Telemedicine will help cure thyroid gland cancer

Author: Mikhail Doroshevich


The Information Technologies Enterprise and the Institute of Technical cybernetics together with the University of Mannheim have taken part in the international TeSIAC (Telemedicine System for Image Analysis and Consultation) project to create a system for the analysis of and consultations on thyroid cancer cases in Belarus.

TeSIAC is intended to interconnect the Radiation Medicine and Endocrinology Institute, the Minsk city cancer clinic and Tumor Center and the Radiation University of Wurzburg. the TeSIAC database will contain 3D ultrasound images of every patient's thyroid glands before and after operating.

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