C.8.25.3 Keratometry Measurements Series Module

The Keratometry Measurements IODs use the General Series module described in section C.7.3.1, specialized by the Keratometry Measurements Series Module, to describe the DICOM Series Entity described in A.1.2.3, and to define what constitutes a Series for the context of Ophthalmic device.

Table C.8.25.3-1 specifies the Attributes that identify and describe general information about the Keratometry Measurements Series.


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: KER See section C. 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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