This is machine translation

Translated by Microsoft
Mouseover text to see original. Click the button below to return to the English verison of the page.

Note: This page has been translated by MathWorks. Please click here
To view all translated materals including this page, select Japan from the country navigator on the bottom of this page.


Generate DICOM unique identifier


UID = dicomuid


UID = dicomuid returns a character vector containing a new DICOM unique identifier, UID.

Multiple calls to dicomuid produce globally unique values. Two calls to dicomuid always return different values.

Introduced before R2006a

Was this topic helpful?