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Stable release
2.7.6 / December 9, 2017
Operating system Windows
Type Medical
Website http://www.microdicom.com

MicroDicom is a free DICOM viewer for Windows. MicroDicom is application for primary processing and preservation of medical images in DICOM format. It is possible to open DICOM images produced by medical equipment (MRI, PET, CT, ...). It is also possible to open other image formats - BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, .... It is equipped with most common tools for manipulation of DICOM images and it has an intuitive user interface. It is free to use and easily accessible to most. It has also been used by the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs to get medical data on their state of health.[1]


  • Open and save medical images in DICOM format
  • Supported DICOM images - without compression and RLE, JPEG Lossy, JPEG Lossless, JPEG 2000 Lossy, JPEG2000 Lossless compression
  • Structured Reports, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 transfer syntaxes, Encapsulated PDF
  • Open DICOM directory files
  • Display patient list from DICOMDIR
  • Load via drag&drop or double-click
  • Open images in common graphic formats(jpeg, bmp, png, gif, tiff)
  • Display images from different studies or examinations
  • Convert DICOM images to JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TIFF
  • Convert DICOM images video files (WMV, AVI)
  • Copy DICOM image to clipboard
  • Mouse-driven level-window, user-defined window presets
  • Zooming and panning DICOM images
  • Brightness/contrast control
  • Medical image processing operation
  • Measurements and annotations
  • Displaying DICOM attributes of selected image
  • Suited for patient CD/DVD to show DICOM images without installation
  • Windows Vista and Windows 7 compatible
  • Support Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • available for x86 and x64 platforms
  • DICOM viewer portable version


  1. ^ (TRM), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Office of Information &Technology (OI&ampT), Product Development (PD), Technical Reference Model. "MicroDICOM Viewer". www.va.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-10. 

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