dicom-dump: plugin for examining DICOM

Atom editor extension for examining content of DICOM files


dicom-dump is a package for the Atom text editor tha provides a point-and-click interface for exploring the content of DICOM files. At the moment, the functionality provided is allowing to run DCMTK command-line tools dcmdump and dsrdump.

By using this Atom package instead of running the DCMTK tools in the command line, you can:

  • conveniently copy content to the clipboard
  • fold indented sections of the dump
  • search for content of interest


Installation: dicom-dump can be installed as any other package of Atom. Detailed steps in the documentation.

Documentation: link

Source code: link



Grants support

  • U24 CA180918

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