MIME type: application/dicom DICOM medical imaging format. Commonly used in medical imaging equipment and picture archiving and communication systems. DICOM is an acronym for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine. Stores multiple raster images together with patient and device information. Binary format. Supports a variety of image encoding and data compression methods. DICOM Version 3.0 was introduced in 1993.
Import and Export fully support DICOM files conforming to Section PS 3.10 of the DICOM standard.