Primary tumour status

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:293238
Registration status:Health, Standard 13/06/2004

The extent of the primary tumour.

Property group:Impairment characteristic

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Sobin LH (Editors) (1997) International Union Against Cancer (UICC) TNM classification of malignant tumours, 5th edition. Wiley-Liss, New York

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Primary tumour status Health, Candidate 06/08/2019

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Person with cancer—primary tumour status Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Person with cancer—primary tumour status Health, Standard 07/12/2011