C.8.12.3 VL Whole Slide Microscopy Series Module

Table C.8.12.3-1 specifies attributes for the VL Whole Slide Microscopy Series Module, including specialization of attributes in the General Series Module for use in the VL Whole Slide Microscopy Series Module.

Table C.8.12.3-1VL WHOLE SLIDE MICROSCOPY SERIES MODULE ATTRIBUTES

Attribute Name Tag Type Attribute Description
Modality (0008,0060) 1 Type of equipment that originally acquired the data used to create the images in this Series. Enumerated Values: SM See section C.7.3.1.1.1 for further explanation.
Referenced Performed Procedure Step Sequence (0008,1111) 1C Uniquely identifies the Performed Procedure Step SOP Instance to which the Series is related (e.g. a Modality or General-Purpose Performed Procedure Step SOP Instance). Only a single Item shall be included in this sequence. Required if the Modality Performed Procedure Step SOP Class or General Purpose Performed Procedure Step SOP Class is supported.
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