A unique number, which is exchanged during the set-up of the
Association, by which an AE identifies itself. Each class of AEs have these identical UIDs, for example, each specific CT vendor have the same UID for a specific DICOM implementation.


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WW stands for Window Width. Window Width controls contrast is a range of grayscale values to be mapped on monitor…


SMPTE (Society for Motion Picture and Television Engineers) is an international standards development organization. SMPTE has specified several test patterns,…

SOP Class

A SOP (Service Object Pair) Class is a combination of a service such as Store, Retrieve, and an object such…