DICOM Modalities








ModalityDescription
ARAutorefraction
ASMTContent Assessment Results
AUAudio
BDUSBone Densitometry (ultrasound)
BIBiomagnetic imaging
BMDBone Densitometry (X-Ray)
CRComputed Radiography
CTComputed Tomography
CTPROTOCOLCT Protocol (Performed)
DGDiaphanography
DOCDocument
DXDigital Radiography
ECGElectrocardiography
EPSCardiac Electrophysiology
ESEndoscopy
FIDFiducials
GMGeneral Microscopy
HCHard Copy
HDHemodynamic Waveform
IOIntra-Oral Radiography
IOLIntraocular Lens Data
IVOCTIntravascular Optical Coherence Tomography
IVUSIntravascular Ultrasound
KERKeratometry
KOKey Object Selection
LENLensometry
LSLaser surface scan
MGMammography
MRMagnetic Resonance
NMNuclear Medicine
OAMOphthalmic Axial Measurements
OCTOptical Coherence Tomography (non-Ophthalmic)
OPOphthalmic Photography
OPMOphthalmic Mapping
OPTOphthalmic Tomography
OPVOphthalmic Visual Field
OSSOptical Surface Scan
OTOther
PLANPlan
PRPresentation State
PTPositron emission tomography (PET)
PXPanoramic X-Ray
REGRegistration
RESPRespiratory Waveform
RFRadio Fluoroscopy
RGRadiographic imaging (conventional film/screen)
RTDOSERadiotherapy Dose
RTIMAGERadiotherapy Image
RTPLANRadiotherapy Plan
RTRECORDRT Treatment Record
RTSTRUCTRadiotherapy Structure Set
RWVReal World Value Map
SEGSegmentation
SMSlide Microscopy
SMRStereometric Relationship
SRSR Document
SRFSubjective Refraction
STAINAutomated Slide Stainer
TGThermography
USUltrasound
VAVisual Acuity
XAX-Ray Angiography
XCExternal-camera Photography