The dataset consists of 101 H&E-stained colon whole slide images (WSI) - 52 abnormal and 49 benign cases. All significant abnormal findings identified are outlined and categorized into 15 types such as hyperplastic polyp, high grade adenocarcinoma and necrosis. Other tissue components such as mucosa, submucosa, as well as the surgical margin are delineated to create a complete histological map. In total, 756 separate annotations have been made to segment the different tissue structures and link them to ontological information.
Keywords: Pathology, Colon, Cancer, Whole slide imaging, Annotated.
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|Cite as||Karin Lindman, Martin Lindvall, Caroline Bivik Stadler, Claes Lundstrom, and Darren Treanor (2019) Colon data from the Visual Sweden project DROID doi:10.23698/aida/drco|
|Age span||22-90 years|
|Title||Colon data from the Visual Sweden project DROID|
Caroline Bivik Stadler
|Resolution||20X and 40X single plane|
Scanscope AT (Aperio, US)
NanoZoomer XR (Hamamatsu, Japan)
NanoZoomer XRL (Hamamatsu, Japan)
|Stain||H&E (hematoxylin and eosin)|
|Copyright||Copyright 2019 Linköping University, Claes Lundström|
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One physician was responsible for the manual annotations controlled by a second pathologist. Accurate annotations were made over the whole tissues. 756 separate annotations were made.
Following abnormal findings were annotated for the malign cases: acute and chronic inflammation, acute inflammation, adenocarcinoma, atrophy, chronic inflammation, diverticula, diverticulitis, dysplasia, edema, fibrosis, granulations tissue, hemorrhage, hyalinization, hyperplasia, hyperplastic polyp, inflammation, lymphoma, mucinous adenocarcinoma, necrosis, serrated adenoma, stasis, tubular adenoma, tubulovillous adenoma and ulceration.
Other areas annotated: abnormal, artifact, cecum, colon, colonic mucous membrane, colonic muscularis propria, colonic submucosa, colonic subserosa, descending colon, ileum, normal, rectum, sigmoid colon and transverse colon.
For the benign cases following areas were annotated: artifact, cecum, colon, colonic mucous membrane, colonic muscularis propria, colonic submucosa, colonic subserosa, descending colon, ileum, normal, rectum, sigmoid colon and transverse colon.
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Copyright 2019 Linköping University, Claes Lundström
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Karin Lindman, Martin Lindvall, Caroline Bivik Stadler, Claes Lundstrom, and Darren Treanor (2019) Colon data from the Visual Sweden project DROID doi:10.23698/aida/drco.
Stadler, C.B., Lindvall, M., Lundström, C. et al. Proactive Construction of an Annotated Imaging Database for Artificial Intelligence Training. J Digit Imaging (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10278-020-00384-4
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