Cancer treatment—target site for cancer treatment, code (ICDO-3) ANN
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Cancer treatment—target site (ICDO-3)|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 11/06/2014|
|Definition:||The site or region of cancer which is the target of a particular surgical or radiotherapy treatment, as represented by an ICDO-3 code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Cancer treatment—target site for cancer treatment|
Value domain attributes
|Classification scheme:||International Classification of Diseases for Oncology 3rd edition|
|Maximum character length:||3|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This information is collected for surgical and radiotherapy treatments.
Current edition of International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O), World Health Organisation is used.
Major organ only - first 3 characters.
|Related metadata references:|
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005
Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 06/03/2009
Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2011