NN.3.6 Relationship Between Specimens and Images

Because the Module supports one container with multiple specimens, the Module can be used with an image of:

However the Module is not designed for use with an image of:

Such images may be included in the Study, but would not use the Specimen Module; they would, for instance, be general Visible Light Photographic images. Note, however, that the LIS might identify a “virtual container” that contains such multiple real containers, and manage that virtual container in the laboratory workflow.