Table 4

Provides manual and automatic analysis of MG using paired-sample t-test

MethodMean loss area (%)Mean time
Manual analysis28.55±12.7515±3.4 min
MG-GAN analysis30.1±12.64Less than a minute
Mask R-CNN30.6±12.33Less than a minute
GAN30.8±12.21Less than a minute
U-net analysis30.9±12.13Less than a minute
FCN analysis31.6±11.90Less than a minute
Adaptive thresholding33.91±10.50Less than a minute
  • FCN, Fully Convolutional Network; MG-GAN, meibomian gland-generative adversarial network; RCNN, Region Based Convolutional Neural Networks.