Method: studies.delete

Full name: projects.locations.datasets.dicomStores.studies.delete

studies.delete deletes all instances within the given study using a long running operation. The method returns an Operation which will be marked successful when the deletion is complete.

Warning: Instances cannot be inserted into a study that is being deleted by an operation until the operation completes.

For samples that show how to call studies.delete, see Delete a study, series, or instance.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource parent:

  • healthcare.dicomStores.dicomWebDelete


Required. The path of the studies.delete request. For example, studies/{study_uid}.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Operation.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.