pydicom.valuerep.MultiString

pydicom.valuerep.MultiString(val: str, valtype: Optional[Callable[[str], pydicom.valuerep._T]] = None, validation_mode: Optional[int] = None) Union[pydicom.valuerep._T, MutableSequence[pydicom.valuerep._T]][source]

Split a string by delimiters if there are any

Parameters
  • val (str) – The string to split up.

  • valtype (type or callable, optional) – Default str, but can be e.g. UID to overwrite to a specific type.

  • validation_mode (int) – Defines if values are validated and how validation errors are handled.

Returns

The split value as valtype or a list of valtype.

Return type

valtype or MultiValue of valtype