Medical Imaging Interaction Toolkit  2018.4.99-12ad79a3
Medical Imaging Interaction Toolkit
The Region Growing View
Icon of the Region Growing View

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The Region growing view provides a programming example, showing developers how to create new views for MITK with a graphical user interface (GUI) that also uses some ITK image filters.

For the programmers: this functionality is the result of tutorial step 9


  • you can set a number of seed points by clicking into the render windows while holding down the shift key.
  • when clicking "Start region growing", a region growing algorithm starts. This algorithm is gray values based. The gray values are determined from the gray values at all point positions plus/minus a safety margin of 30 (Hounsfield units).