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From CT to .STL: Create a Printable 3D Model from CT Scan Data: Resources


Medical imaging and segmentation software

  1. Slicer (free, cross platform)
  2. itk-SNAP (free, cross platform)
  3. Osirix (free, macOS only)


3D mesh editing software

  1. Blender (free, cross platform)
  2. Meshlab (free, cross platform)
  3. Meshmixer (free, cross platform)


Data sources

  1. Osirix dicom image library (html page)
  2. itk-SNAP 2016 course data archive (zip file)
  3. I.S.B. bone and joint CT scan data (html page)
  4. Slicer tutorials data sets (html page)
  5. MRI Scans from GitHub user



  1. itk-SNAP video tutorials
  2. Osirix tutorials
  3. Slicer tutorials
  4. "STL Files from CT Scans" by Jeremy Kooyman