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Person with cancer—oestrogen receptor assay result

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term291320
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/06/2004
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The results of oestrogen receptor assay at the time of diagnosis of the primary breast tumour.

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Collected for breast cancers.

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

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Oestrogen receptor assay result
Definition:Help on this termThe results of an oestrogen receptor test. The test is used to find out if cancer cells have oestrogen receptors (proteins to which oestrogen will bind). If the cells have oestrogen receptors, they may need oestrogen to grow, and this may affect how the cancer is treated.
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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Person with cancer—oestrogen receptor assay result, code N Health, Standard 06/03/2009

Person with cancer—oestrogen receptor assay results, code N Health, Superseded 06/03/2009

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