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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Writing dicom images
From: Peter Klotz (peter.klotz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-18 15:02:23

Hello David

> Hello, I am new to Boost. I work in the medical imaging field and am
> looking for a set of functions and/or libraries in c++ that can be used
> to write raw (pixel) data to dicom images. I am also fairly new to c++
> as well as dicom images. Is there a separate dicom header library? I
> have implemented much of what I need to do in Matlab using /dicomwrite/
> and want to mimic that function in c++. Does something similar to that
> exist?

You may want to have a look at DICOM Toolkit (DCMTK):

I recommend downloading a recent snapshot instead of 3.5.4 which is
already 3 years old:

DCMTK covers large parts of the DICOM standard including pixel data

Regards, Peter.

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