pynetdicom is a pure Python package that implements the DICOM networking protocol. Working with pydicom, it allows the easy creation of DICOM Application Entities (AEs), which can then act as Service Class Users (SCUs) and Service Class Providers (SCPs) by associating with other AEs and using or providing the services available to the association.
If you’re new to pynetdicom then start here:
The User Guide is intended as an overview for using pynetdcom and the concepts relevant to DICOM networking. It covers UIDs, presentation contexts, event handling, AEs and associating.
For detailed documentation of the functions and classes see the API reference.
Modality Performed Procedure Step Management
The API Reference provides documentation of the functions, classes and other objects.
Supported Service Classes¶
pynetdicom currently supports the following DICOM service classes:
Composite Instance Retrieve Without Bulk Data
Instance and Frame Level Retrieve
Ophthalmic Refractive Measurements
Softcopy Presentation State
Volumetric Presentation State
pynetdicom also includes some bundled applications