DICOM File Extension

File Type

DICOM Image Format




Raster Image Files





Basic information about the DICOM file

Files with the DICOM extension are characteristic of 3 operating systems and they are: Linux, Mac OS, Windows. DICOM files are most often associated with the GIMP program. This is an application developed by The GIMP Team. In addition, the Adobe Photoshop, ImageMagick programs can be used to open files with the DICOM extension.

DICOM files fall under the Raster Image Files category. Files of a different type with the extension DICOM can be encountered on various operating systems, and their number is 522. DICOM Image Format is a file whose format was originally developed for the GIMP application by NEMA. This particular DICOM Image Format file was most likely generated by the GIMP program. DICOM detailed description

Tools that you can use to work with DICOM files

DICOM File Extension

What is a(n) DICOM file??

DICOM is short for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine. It is a file format that medical professionals use to store the images of patients' x-rays, CT scans, MRIs, and so on.

What does DICOM stand for?

DICOM stands for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine. This file format is used by doctors to store the images of patients' x-rays, CT scans, MRIs, and other types of medical imaging.

DICOM File Tools

What tools you can use?

Here are the most important online tools related to DICOM. Through them, you can perform many activities related to DICOM for free. You will be able to open, preview, edit or convert your DICOM file.

DICOM File Opener

DICOM opener is one of the most used tools. Here's how to easily open your DICOM file. If you already open the DICOM file, you will have more options to work with the file.

DICOM File Viewer

The DICOM Viwer tool helps to preview the contents of a file without the need to install dedicated software. Just go to the link provided and select your file. Next, our system will try to view the contents of the DICOM file.

DICOM File Converter

Try to convert the DICOM file to a different format if problems arise while working with the DICOM file. The DICOM file converted to the new format may have more options for editing or processing the data contained in it.

DICOM File Editor

DICOM editor helps in the process of editing the data in our file. Sometimes you need to be able to fully edit the contents of the DICOM file, in which case you may need to install dedicated software. Go to our editor to learn more about editing the DICOM file.



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