[vtkusers] reading ct-data

Lisa S. Avila lisa.avila at kitware.com
Wed Feb 28 14:31:50 EST 2001

Hello Sheila,

You can read 3D files with vtkImageReader - you just need 
to  SetFileDimensionality 3. It will then assume all your data is 
contiguous (after some header).


At 08:39 AM 2/28/2001, sheila timp wrote:
>I have a structured dataset from an CT-scan. All the planes are in one big 
>file. Is there an easy way to read this file with vtkVolumeReader or 
>vtkStructuredPointsReader? I read that vtkVolumeReader takes as input 
>different planes, so maybe I should split up my file in different planes. 
>This isn't that difficult but I would prefer a Reader that directly reads 
>my data, maybe someone has made a subclass that is capable of doing this.
>Any help or advice is welcome,
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