Patent Number: 8,791,957

Title: Medical image display device and method of medical image display

Abstract: In a medical image display device for displaying a hollow organ of an examinee as a panoramic image, an operator is enabled to easily determine whether display of an observation site on the panoramic image is correct or not. The medical image display device having panoramic image creating means configured to create a panoramic image of a hollow organ of an examinee and display means configured to display the panoramic image includes false image probability calculating means configured to calculate a false image probability of a position in the panoramic image in accordance with the position concerned, and control means configured to display the false image probability in association with the panoramic image. Furthermore, the medical image display device having panoramic image creating means configured to create a panoramic image of a hollow organ of an examinee and display means configured to display the panoramic image includes false image probability calculating means configured to calculate a false image probability of a position in the panoramic image in accordance with the position concerned, and control means configured to display the panoramic image on the basis of the false image probability.

Inventors: Kadomura; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Shirahata; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Nakazawa; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Hitachi Medical Corporation

International Classification: G09G 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018