C.8.13.5.7 MR Receive Coil Macro

Table C.8-94 specifies the attributes of the MR Receive Coil Functional Group macro.

Table C.8-94MR RECEIVE COIL MACRO ATTRIBUTES

Attribute Name Tag Type Attribute Description
MR Receive Coil Sequence (0018,9042) 1 A sequence that provides information about each receive coil used. Only a single Item shall be included in this sequence.
>Receive Coil Name (0018,1250) 1C Name of receive coil used. Required if Frame Type (0008,9007) Value 1 of this frame is ORIGINAL. May be present otherwise.
>Receive Coil Manufacturer Name (0018,9041) 2C Name of manufacturer of receive coil. Required if Frame Type (0008,9007) Value 1 of this frame is ORIGINAL. May be present otherwise.
>Receive Coil Type (0018,9043) 1C Type of receive coil used. Required if Frame Type (0008,9007) Value 1 of this frame is ORIGINAL. May be present otherwise. Defined Terms: BODY VOLUME = head, extremity, etc. SURFACE MULTICOIL
>Quadrature Receive Coil (0018,9044) 1C Indicates whether the receive coil is quadrature. Required if Frame Type (0008,9007) Value 1 of this frame is ORIGINAL. May be present otherwise. Enumerated Values: YES = quadrature or circularly polarized NO = linear
>Multi-Coil Definition Sequence (0018,9045) 1C A sequence that provides information regarding each element of a multi-coil. It should include attributes for all elements, whether used in the current acquisition or not. One or more Items shall be included in this sequence. Required if Frame Type (0008,9007) Value 1 of this frame is ORIGINAL and Receive Coil Type (0018,9043) equals MULTICOIL. May be present otherwise only if Receive Coil Type (0018,9043) equals MULTICOIL.
>>Multi-Coil Element Name (0018,9047) 1 Name of element of multi-coil.
>>Multi-Coil Element Used (0018,9048) 1 Indicates whether the multi-coil element was used in the current acquisition. Enumerated Values: YES NO
>Multi-Coil Configuration (0018,9046) 3 A textual description of the configuration of multi-coil elements which was used in the current acquisition.