Dicom Conformance

Compatibility of DICOM Transfer Syntax

Transfer Syntax UID Description Supported
1.2.840.10008.1.2 Implicit VR - Little Endian yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.1 Explicit VR - Little Endian yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.2 Explicit VR - Big Endian yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.5 RLE (Run Length Encoding) Lossless yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.50 JPEG Baseline (Process 1): Default Transfer Syntax for Lossy JPEG 8 Bit Image Compression yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.51 JPEG Extended (Process 2 & 4): Default Transfer Syntax for Lossy JPEG 12 Bit Image Compression (Process 4 only) yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.57 JPEG Lossless, Non-Hierarchical (Process 14) yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.70 JPEG Lossless, Non-Hierarchical, First-Order Prediction (Process 14 [Selection Value 1]): Default Transfer Syntax for Lossless JPEG Image Compression yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.80 JPEG-LS Lossless Image Compression yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.81 JPEG-LS Lossy (Near-Lossless) Image Compression yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.90 JPEG 2000 Image Compression (Lossless Only) yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.91 JPEG 2000 Image Compression yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.92 JPEG 2000 Part 2 Multi-component Image Compression (Lossless Only) yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.93 JPEG 2000 Part 2 Multi-component Image Compression yes

These TSUIDs are available with Weasis 2.5 and later for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

Transfer Syntax UID Description Supported
1.2.840.10008.1.2.6.1 RFC 2557 MIME Encapsulation yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.100 MPEG-2 Main Profile Main Level yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.101 MPEG-2 Main Profile High Level yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.102 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 High Profile / Level 4.1 yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.103 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 BD-compatible High Profile / Level 4.1 yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.104 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 High Profile / Level 4.2 For 2D Video yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.105 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 High Profile / Level 4.2 For 3D Video yes
1.2.840.10008.1.2.4.106 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Stereo High Profile / Level 4.2 yes

These TSUIDs are open by the default system application associated to the MIME type.

Supported “Photometric Interpretation” pixel format

Photometric Interpretation Description Supported
MONOCHROME1 grey level image description (high values=dark, low values=bright) yes
MONOCHROME2 grey level image description (high values=bright, low values=dark) yes
PALETTE COLOR pseudo color image description yes
RGB true color image description yes
YBR_FULL true color image description yes
YBR_FULL_422 true color image description yes