prune_branches(skel, branch_points=None, iterations=1)¶
Remove all dangling ends or tails of a skeleton
skel (ndarray) – A image of a full or partial skeleton from which the tails should be trimmed.
branch_points (ndarray, optional) – An image the same size
Truevalues indicating the branch points of the skeleton. If this is not provided it is calculated automatically.
iterations (int) – The number of times to recursively repeat the process. The default is 1.
An ndarray containing the skeleton with tails removed.
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