Extensions: .dcm, .dicom
Developer: National Electrical Manufacturers Association
Officially Supported Versions:
Reader: DicomReader (Source Code, Supported Metadata Fields)
Freely Available Software:
Medical Image Samples from Sebastien Barre’s Medical Imaging page
We currently have:
DICOM specification documents (PS 3 - 2007, from 2006 December 28, in DOC and PDF)
numerous DICOM datasets
DICOM stands for “Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine”.
Bio-Formats supports both compressed and uncompressed DICOM files.
If you have a problematic DICOM file which you cannot send us for privacy reasons, please send us the exact error message and be aware that it may take several attempts to fix the problem blind.