[vtkusers] About vtkDICOMImageReader

Mathieu Malaterre mathieu.malaterre at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 03:11:55 EDT 2009

2009/7/22 侍良栋 <licesh at gmail.com>:
>   I used vtkDICOMImageReader to read dic format files. But vtk output
> error:vtkDICOMImageReader (03CBF868): DICOMParser couldn't open : 14.dcm
> The file path is right. I search on the internet, finding that
> vtkDICOMImageReader can not read compressed dicom files. So does it mean my
> files are all
> compressed dicom format. And if so, how can I to read them through VTK.
> Please do me a favor. Thank you very much!

Did you read the FAQ ?


For a more elaborate DICOM library that supports more image format,
you might try GDCM. Specifically: vtkGDCMImageReader &

-> http://gdcm.sf.net


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