A medical imaging system provides simultaneous rendering of visible light and diagnostic or functional images. The system may be portable, and may include adapters for connecting various light sources and cameras in open surgical environments or laparascopic or endoscopic environments. A user interface provides control over the functionality of the integrated imaging system. In one embodiment, the system provides a tool for surgical pathology.
The United States Government may have certain rights in this invention pursuant to National Institute of Health Grant # R21CA88245 and Department of Energy Grant # DE-FG02-01ER63188.