DICOM PS3.18 2020e - Web Services

10.5.3.2 Response Header Fields

The origin server shall support header fields as required in Table 10.5.3-2.

Table 10.5.3-2. Response Header Fields

Name

center

Origin Server Usage

Description

Content-Type

media-type

M

The media type of the response payload, if present.

Content-Encoding

encoding

C

Shall be present if the response payload has a content encoding. See Section 8.4.3.

Content-Length

uint

C

Shall be present if the response payload does not have a content encoding. See Section 8.4.3.

Content-Location

url

C

Shall be present if a new resource was created. The value is the URL of the representation contained in the request payload.

May be present otherwise

Location

url

C

Shall be present if a new resource was created. The value is the URL of the created resource.

May be present otherwise


All success responses shall also contain the Content Representation (see Section 8.4.2) and Payload header fields (see Section 8.4.3) with appropriate values.

It is recommended that the text returned in the Warning header field (see [RFC7234] Section 5.5) contain a DICOM Status Code (see PS3.4 and Annex C “Status Type Encoding (Normative)” in PS3.7) and descriptive reason. For example:

Warning: A700 <service>: Out of memory

See also Section 8.4.

DICOM PS3.18 2020e - Web Services