DICOM PS3.4 2017d - Service Class Specifications

I.3.3 Conformance as an FSU

An implementation that conforms to one of the SOP Classes of the Media Storage Service Class:

  1. shall meet the requirements specified in Section I.2.3;

  2. shall meet the requirements specified in PS3.10;

  3. shall perform M-READ Operations according to the SOP Class specification identified by the SOP Class UID in the Meta File Information. M-READ of unsupported SOP Classes shall simply result in ignoring such stored Data Sets;

  4. shall perform M-WRITE Operations according to the SOP Class specification identified by the SOP Class UID in the Meta File Information;

  5. shall support the Media Storage Directory SOP Class (stored in the DICOMDIR File). Directories containing a Directory Information Module shall be updated by an FSU. Directories containing no Directory Information Module shall not be updated by an FSU;

  6. shall read DICOMDIR Files without a Directory Information Module or with a Directory Information Module including Directory Records of a Type not supported by the implementation.

DICOM PS3.4 2017d - Service Class Specifications