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Person with cancer—most valid basis of diagnosis of a cancer

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269649
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termThe basis of diagnosis of a cancer is the microscopic or non-microscopic or death certificate source of the diagnosis. The most valid basis of diagnosis is that accepted by the cancer registry as the most reliable diagnostic source of the death certificate, non-microscopic, and microscopic sources available.

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Object class:Person with cancer
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A person who has been diagnosed with a cancer.

Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Most valid basis of diagnosis of a cancer
Definition:Help on this termThe most reliable basis of a cancer diagnosis.
Property group:Help on this termService provision event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Person with cancer—most valid basis of diagnosis of a cancer, code N Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Person with cancer—most valid basis of diagnosis of a cancer, code N Health, Standard 07/12/2011

Person with cancer—most valid basis of diagnosis of the first recurrence, code N Health, Standard 07/12/2011

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