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Get handle to axes in Slice Viewer

Since R2019b



hAx = getAxesHandle(s) returns the axes in the Slice Viewer s.


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Load MRI data into the workspace.

load mristack

Create a display panel used to display the slices and the slider.

ViewPnl = uipanel(figure,"Title","Z-Direction Slices of MRI");

View the data in the slice viewer, specifying a custom colormap for viewing the slices. The slice viewer opens the stack of images and displays the one in the middle. Use the slider to view a different slice.

cmap = parula(256);
s = sliceViewer(mristack,"Colormap",cmap,"Parent",ViewPnl);

Figure contains an axes object and an object of type uipanel. The axes object contains an object of type image.

Get the handle to the axes that contains the image slices in the slice viewer.

hAx = getAxesHandle(s)
hAx = 
  Axes with properties:

             XLim: [0.5000 256.5000]
             YLim: [0.5000 256.5000]
           XScale: 'linear'
           YScale: 'linear'
    GridLineStyle: '-'
         Position: [116.8627 57.5000 326.2745 326.2745]
            Units: 'pixels'

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Input Arguments

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Slice Viewer, specified as a sliceViewer object.

Output Arguments

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Axes in Slice Viewer, returned as an Axes object.

Version History

Introduced in R2019b

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