gdcmdiff - Man Page

dumps differences of two DICOM files


gdcmdiff [options] file1 file2


The gdcmdiff command line program takes as input two DICOM files: file1 and file2.


file1   DICOM input filename

file2   DICOM output filename


specific options

  -m      --meta          Compare metainformation. Default is off.
  -t <n>  --truncate <n>  String values trimmed to n characters.

general options

  -h   --help
         print this help text and exit

  -v   --version
         print version information and exit

  -V   --verbose
         verbose mode (warning+error).

  -W   --warning
         warning mode, print warning information

  -E   --error
         error mode, print error information

  -D   --debug
         debug mode, print debug information

Simple Usage

gdcmdiff is a great tool to produce a diff in between two DICOM files. Usage is simply:

$ gdcmdiff input1.dcm input2.dcm

See Also

gdcmdump(1), gdcminfo(1)


Mathieu Malaterre

Main developer

Referenced By

gdcmanon(1), gdcmclean(1), gdcmconv(1).

02/26/2024 GDCM 3.0.23 DICOM Manipulation.