C.8.14.5.1.5 Acquisition Contrast

Table C.8-112 specifies the Defined Terms for Acquisition Contrast attribute (0008,9209).

Table C.8-112ACQUISITION CONTRAST VALUES

Defined Term Name Defined Term Description
PROTON_DENSITY Proton Density weighted contrast
T1 T1 weighted contrast
T2 T2 weighted contrast
UNKNOWN Value should be UNKNOWN if acquisition contrasts were combined resulting in an unknown contrast. Also this value should be used when the contrast is not known.
MIXED Used only as a value in Acquisition Contrast (0008,9209) attribute in the MR Spectroscopy Module if frames within the SOP Instance contain different values for the Acquisition Contrast attribute in the MR Spectroscopy Frame Type Functional Group.