MATLAB Answers

Volume rendering of medical data

13 views (last 30 days)
vishal k
vishal k on 9 Oct 2015
Answered: James Ryland on 30 Aug 2018
hi, I have a series of CT dicom image slices I want to volume render these slices and project the rendered 3d volume in along z- axis... can anyone advice me how to do this? regards vishal

Answers (2)

yryy on 25 Jun 2017
try the VolumeRender function writtend by Dirk-Jan Kroon.

James Ryland
James Ryland on 30 Aug 2018
I wrote some software for doing this a while back and you can grab it on matlab's community page:
It's capable of overlaying and rendering multiple sources of volumetric data so long as they are in the same voxel coordinates and stored as 3D arrays. It also comes with a full GUI for editing and creating volumetric layers. It uses a similar technique to Vol3d, but its got a much more developed interface and GUI.
Disclaimer: I wrote volumetric 3, but it's essentially shareware so use it if it works for you!

Community Treasure Hunt

Find the treasures in MATLAB Central and discover how the community can help you!

Start Hunting!