DICOM


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DICOM

Abbreviation for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine, a joint standard of the American College of Radiology and National Equipment Manufacturers Association; specifies entities (or objects) and functions (or services) to allow communication between various image sources and other computer devices, such as archives or workstations.
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DICOM

Abbreviation for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

DICOM

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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