DICOM PS3.18 2021e - Web Services

12.5 Store Transaction

This transaction requests that the origin server store the representations of the NPIs contained in the request payload so that they may be retrieved in the future using the SOP Instance UIDs.

12.5.1 Request

The request shall have the following syntax:

POST SP /{npi-name} {/uid} SP version CRLF
Content-Type: dicom-media-type CRLF
(Content-Length: uint / Content-Encoding: encoding) CRLF
CRLF
payload

12.5.1.1 Target Resources

The Target URI shall reference one of the resources shown in Table 12.5.1-1.

An origin server shall specify all supported npi-names in its Conformance Statement and in its response to the Retrieve Capabilities transaction.

Table 12.5.1-1. Store Transaction Resources

Resource

URI Template

Description

All Instances

/{npi-name}

Stores representations of a set of Instances.

Instance

/{npi-name} {/uid}

Stores a representation of a single Instance with a UID equal to uid.


12.5.1.2 Query Parameters

The user agent shall supply, and the origin server shall support, the Common Query Parameters in Section 12.1.2.

12.5.1.3 Request Header Fields

Table 12.5.1-2. Request Header Fields

Name

Values

Usage

Description

User Agent

Origin Server

Content-Type

media-type

M

M

The DICOM Media Type of the request payload.

Content-Length

uint

C

M

Shall be present if a content encoding has not been applied to the payload.

Content-Encoding

encoding

C

M

Shall be present if a content encoding has been applied to the payload.


See also Section 8.4.

12.5.1.4 Request Payload

The request payload shall be present and shall contain one or more representations in the DICOM Media Type specified by the Content-Type header field of the message, or for multipart payloads the Content-Type header field of each part.

DICOM PS3.18 2021e - Web Services