pydicom.datadict.private_dictionary_description

pydicom.datadict.private_dictionary_description(tag: Union[int, str, Tuple[int, int], BaseTag], private_creator: str) str[source]

Return the description of the private element corresponding to tag.

Parameters
  • tag (int or str or Tuple[int, int]) – The tag for the element whose description is being retrieved, in any of the forms accepted by Tag().

  • private_creator (str) – The name of the private creator.

Returns

The description of the corresponding element.

Return type

str

Raises

KeyError – If the tag is not present in the private dictionary, or if the private creator is not valid.