Google Introduces Tool For Skin Disease Diagnosis. Google announced its online tool developed with the help of artificial intelligence, and now experts have expressed concerns about the completion of the tool.
Google Introduces Tool For Skin Disease Diagnosis:
According to the details, after three years of hard work, Google has developed an artificial intelligence system that works like a CT scan.
Google said in a blog post in May 2021 that:
“The Dermatology Assistant tool works exactly like the screening technology used to diagnose breast cancer now.”
Pictures of different colours, problems and diseases were shown. With this web application style tool, any user will be able to take pictures from their mobile camera and find out the possible nature of the problem that is happening to them.
Google officials have made it clear that the tool is not intended to diagnose or treat the disease, but to provide initial information so that anyone can be aware of the nature of the problem they are experiencing.
Online Artificial Intelligence System Provides information to the user about possible problems or diseases out of 288 issues after the pictures.
After selecting a similar disease from the artificial intelligence system, the system will ask the user further questions and find out about the symptoms.
Google Artificial Intelligence:
According to Google, the artificial intelligence tool will ask the user to contact the doctor by providing a list of some possible diseases or problems in the light of the pictures.
However, dermatologists on Google’s tool have expressed concern that artificial intelligence is not able to fully recognize the colours of human skin and that the tool will only be able to detect white, brown or black, while white There are also different levels of.
Experts have expressed concern that those who get information about the disease or problem with the artificial intelligence tool will be more anxious and hesitant.
Experts say that the tool will not be able to accurately identify skin, hair and nail problems in any way and people will be upset as a result of possible misdiagnosis.
It is believed that although Google has developed the tool, it Not yet available for public use, it will be made available for use only after approval by governments and healthcare agencies.
Google has not immediately been approved by other countries, including the United States, to use the tool, although the European Union (EU) has allowed its limited use, but has also raised concerns about the tool.
After the introduction of the tool, in case of any skin problem, any person will take at least three different pictures of the affected body part from their mobile camera and provide them to the tool and the tool will review these pictures. Identify potential problems or illnesses.
According to Google, the idea for the tool came at a time when people around the world are asking Google 10 billion questions a year about skin, hair and nails.
It should also be noted that some beauty and make-up companies use similar artificial intelligence tools to give people advice on how to enhance their beauty.