C.8.12.4.1.1 Image Type

Image Type (0008,0008) is specified to be Type 1 with the following constraints:

Value 1 shall have a value of ORIGINAL or DERIVED

Value 2 shall have a value of PRIMARY

Value 3 (Image Flavor) shall have the Defined Terms in Table C.8.12.4-2

Table C.8.12.4-2VL WHOLE SLIDE MICROSCOPY IMAGE FLAVORS

LOCALIZER Collected for the purpose of planning or navigating other images.
VOLUME Set of frames that define a regularly sampled volume
LABEL Purpose of image is to capture the slide label; any non-label area captured is incidental to that purpose.

Value 4 (Derived Pixel) shall have the Defined Terms specified in Table C.8.12.4-3.

Table C.8.12.4-3VL WHOLE SLIDE MICROSCOPY DERIVED PIXELS

NONE No derivation of pixels (original)
RESAMPLED Pixels were derived by down sampling a higher resolution image

No additional values shall be present.