DICOM PS3.3 2019c - Information Object Definitions

10.31 Entity Labeling Macro

The Entity Labeling Macro provides identification of an entity to a user.

This information is intended for display to human readers. Shall not be used for structured processing.

Table 10.31-1. Entity Labeling Macro Attributes

Attribute Name

Tag

Type

Attribute Description

Entity Label

(3010,0035)

1

User-defined label for this entity.

See Section 10.31.1.1.

Entity Name

(3010,0036)

3

User-defined name for this entity.

See Section 10.31.1.2.

Entity Description

(3010,0037)

3

User-defined description for this entity.

See Section 10.31.1.2.


10.31.1 Entity Labeling Macro Attribute Descriptions

10.31.1.1 Entity Label

The Entity Label (3010,0035) Attribute represents a user-defined short free text providing the primary identification of this entity to other users.

10.31.1.2 Entity Name and Entity Description

The optional Attribute Entity Name (3010,0036) allows a longer string containing additional descriptive identifying text. The optional Attribute Entity Description (3010,0037) provides additional information when needed.

DICOM PS3.3 2019c - Information Object Definitions