+---------------------------------------------------------------+ | | | Property of the US Government. | | No permission to copy or redistribute this software is given. | | Use of unreleased versions of this software requires the user | | to execute a written test agreement with the VistA Imaging | | Development Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs, | | telephone (301) 734-0100. | | | | The Food and Drug Administration classifies this software as | | a medical device. As such, it may not be changed in any way. | | Modifications to this software may result in an adulterated | | medical device under 21CFR820, the use of which is considered | | to be a violation of US Federal Statutes. | | | +---------------------------------------------------------------+ This file contains information about each SOP instance corresponding to an entry on the IMAGE SERIES file (#2005.63).
.01sop instance uid(+)0;1FREE TEXTBThis is the SOP Record ID - Primary identifier. DICOM Tag: SOP Instance UID (0008,0018).
1original sop instance uid0;2FREE TEXTEThis is the old SOP Instance record ID.
2acquisition date/time1;1DATE-TIMEThis is the creation date/time of the original instance. DICOM Tag: Content Date + Content Time (0008,0023) + (0008,0033).
3acquisition number1;2NUMERICA number identifying the single continuous gathering of data of a period of time that resulted in this image. It does not have to be unique within the series. DICOM Tag: Acquisition Number (0020, 0012).
4instance number2;1NUMERICA number that identifies the image. DICOM Tag: Instance Number (0020,0013).
5window center3;1FREE TEXTThis contains the value that is the center of the window. Window center is used to specify a linear conversion from stored pixel values to values to be displayed. DICOM Tag: Window Center (0028,1050).
6window width3;2FREE TEXTThis contains the value that is the width of the window. Window center is used with window width to specify a linear conversion from stored pixel values to values to be displayed. DICOM Tag: Window Width (0028,1051).
7number of frames4;1NUMERICThis is the number of frames in a multiframe SOP Instance. Null or no value means 1 frame. DICOM Tag: Number of Frames (0028,0008).
11series reference6;1POINTER2005.63CThis is the image series associated with this image SOP instance.
12artifact on file6;2SET OF CODES0:NOT ON FILE
This field is a flag that records whether an artifact is on file or not. Artifact On File (AOF) means that at least one Object is already stored on disk. An Object can be an image, an abstract or a text file.
13sop class uid0;3POINTER2006.532This field contains the SOP Class UID for the object stored. DICOM Tag: SOP Class UID (0008,0016).
14type index5;1POINTER2005.83This field contains the type of image by content or use (ex. image, video).
15description5;2FREE TEXTThis field contains a brief description of the image.
16key object7;1BOOLEAN1:YES
IThis field denotes if an image is identified as a Key Image. A key image has a value of "YES".
17questionable image7;2BOOLEAN1:YES
This field indicates the image questionable integrity. '1' means that the image has questionable integrity.
18contrast or bolus agent7;3FREE TEXTThis field contains the contrast or bolus agent used. DICOM Tag: Contrast/Bolus Agent (0018,0010).
19rows7;4NUMERICThis field contains the image pixel matrix's number of rows. DICOM Tag: Rows (0028,0010) .
20columns7;5NUMERICThis field contains the image pixel matrix's number of columns. DICOM Tag: Columns (0028,0011).
21photometric interpretation7;6SET OF CODES1:MONOCHROME1
This field contains the photometric interpretation for a series. DICOM Tag: Photometric Interpretation (0028,0004).
22pixel spacing8;1FREE TEXTThis is the pixel spacing for image matrix. According to the DICOM standard, it is formatted as row pixel spacing and column pixel spacing separated by "\". Pixel spacing is in millimetres, using scientific notation. DICOM Tag: Pixel Spacing (0028,0030).
23samples per pixel8;2NUMERICThis is the number of separate planes in this image. DICOM Tag: Samples Per Pixel (0028,0002).
24bits allocated8;3NUMERICThis is the number of bits allocated for 1 pixel. DICOM Tag: Bits Allocated (0028,0100).
25bits stored8;4NUMERICThis is the number of bits used to store image information. DICOM Tag: Bits Stored (0028,0101).
26high bit8;5NUMERICThis is the high bit number. DICOM Tag: High Bit (0028,0102).
27pixel representation8;6SET OF CODES0:Unsigned Integer
1:Signed Integer (2's Complement)
This is the DICOM pixel representation. DICOM Tag: Pixel Representation (0028,0103).
28rescale intercept8;7FREE TEXTThis is the rescale intercept. It is the value b in the equation output units = m*SV + b. DICOM Tag: Rescale Intercept (0028,1052).
29rescale slope8;8FREE TEXTThis is the rescale slope. It is the value m in the equation output units = m*SV +b. DICOM Tag: Rescale Slope (0028,1053).
30plate id9;1FREE TEXTThis is the ID or serial number of the (CR) sensing plate upon which the image was acquired (if applicable). DICOM Tag: Plate ID (0018,1004).
31slice thickness9;2FREE TEXTThis is the Nominal (CT) slice thickness, in millimeters (if applicable). Numbers are in millimeters in scientific notation. DICOM Tag: Slice Thickness (0018,0050).
32reconstruction diameter9;3FREE TEXTThis is the diameter in millimeters of the region from within which data was used in creating the reconstruction of the image. Data may exist outside of this region. Numbers are in millimeters in scientific notation. DICOM Tag: Reconstruction Diameter (0018,1100).
33scanning sequence12;1FREE TEXTThis is the Magnetic Resonance (MR) scanning sequence. DICOM Tag: Scanning Sequence (0018,0020).
34scanning variant13;1FREE TEXTThis is the scanning variant of the scanning sequence. DICOM Tag: Scanning Variant (0018,0021).
35mr acquisition type10;1FREE TEXTThis is the MR Acquisition data encoding scheme identifier. DICOM Tag: MR Acquisition Type (0018,0023).
36acquisition context desc10;2FREE TEXTThis is the Acquisition Context Description. DICOM Tag: Acquisition Context Description (0040,0556).
37repetition time10;3FREE TEXTThis is the period of time in milliseconds between the beginning of a pulse sequence and the beginning of the succeeding pulse sequence. Numbers are in milliseconds in scientific notation. DICOM Tag: Repetition Time (0018,0080).
38echo time10;4FREE TEXTThis is the time in milliseconds between the middle of the excitation pulse and the peak of the echo produced. Numbers are in milliseconds in scientific notation. DICOM Tag: Echo Time (0018,0081).
39microscopic objective10;5FREE TEXTThis is the description of the Microscopic Objective selected by the pathologist. It identifies the power of the microscope objective used when capturing the image of the slide.
This field indicates whether the SOP Instance is ACCESSIBLE or INACCESSIBLE. ACCESSIBLE means that the SOP Instance can be retrieved by Imaging database methods. INACCESSIBLE means that the study will not be retrieved by Imaging database methods and that no Active children exist in the IMAGE INSTANCE file (#2005.65).
43last update date/time15;1DATE-TIMEThis field indicates the date/time of the last record update.
44source of reference instance15;2FREE TEXTThis is the DICOM tag number where the Frame of Reference instance(s) are extracted from.
45histological stain15;3FREE TEXTThis field contains the description of the histological stain.
46lab slide id15;4FREE TEXTThis field contains the specimen number for a given slide.
47referenced sop instances16;1FREE TEXTThis field uniquely identifies the referenced SOP Class and SOP Instance. If not in header this field is Null. DICOM Tag: Referenced SOP Instances (0008,1150)"\"(0008,1155).
48patient orientation15;5FREE TEXTThis is the patient's orientation relative to the image plane. DICOM Tag: Patient Orientation (0020,0020).
49image orientation17;1FREE TEXTThis is the separated directions cosines of the first row and first column with respect to the patient. DICOM Tag: Image Orientation (0020,0037).
50image position14;1FREE TEXTThis field indicates the x,y, and z coordinates of the upper left hand corner of the image in millimeters (separated by "/"). DICOM Tag: Image Position (0020,0032).
51image laterality17;2SET OF CODESR:RIGHT
This is the laterality of the images taken, e.g. Image of the Right Knee. DICOM Tag: Laterality (0020,0062).

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  1. IMAGE INSTANCE FILE (2005.65) -- sop instance reference