F.5.36 Palette Directory Record Definition

The Directory Record is based on the specification of Section F.3. It is identified by a Directory Record Type of Value “PALETTE”. Table F.5-36 lists the set of keys with their associated Types for such a Directory Record Type. The description of these keys may be found in the Modules related to the Color Palette IOD. This Directory Record shall be used to reference a Color Palette SOP Instance. This type of Directory Record may reference a Lower-Level Directory Entity which includes one or more Directory Records as defined in Table F.4-1.

Table F.5-36


Attribute Name Tag Type Attribute Description
Specific Character Set (0008,0005) 1C Required if an extended or replacement character set is used in one of the keys
Content Label (0070,0080) 1 A label that is used to identify the palette.
Content Description (0070,0081) 2 A description of the content of the palette.
Any other Attribute of the Color Palette IOD 3

Note: Because Referenced SOP Instance UID in File (0004,1511) may be used as a “pseudo” Directory Record Key (See Table F.3-3), it is not duplicated in this list of keys.