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Person with cancer—extent of primary cancer, TNM stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 6th ed) code XXXX{[X]XX}

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCancer staging—TNM stage grouping code
METeOR identifier:Help on this term341304
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/12/2011
Definition:Help on this termThe anatomical extent of disease at diagnosis based on the previously coded T, N and M stage categories, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—extent of primary cancer

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Union against Cancer (UICC) TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours 6th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termXXXX{[X]XX}
Maximum character length:Help on this term7
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
8888Not applicable
9999Unknown, Stage X

Collection and usage attributes

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Valid stage grouping codes from the current edition of the UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

TNM staging applies to solid tumours excluding brain tumours.

Refer to the TNM Supplement: A Commentary on Uniform Use, 3rd Edition for coding rules.

Choose the lower (less advanced) T category when there is any uncertainty.

Collection methods:Help on this termFrom information provided by the treating doctor and recorded on the patient's medical record.

Relational attributes

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Is formed using Person with cancer—distant metastasis status, M stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 6th edn) code XX Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Supersedes Person with cancer—extent of primary cancer, TNM stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours 5th ed) code XXXX{[X]XX} Health, Superseded 06/03/2009

Has been superseded by Person with cancer—extent of primary cancer, TNM stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 7th ed) code X[XX] Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

Is formed using Person with cancer—primary tumour status, T stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 6th ed) code XX[X] Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Is formed using Person with cancer—regional lymph node metastasis status, N stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 6th ed) code XX Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Breast cancer (Cancer registries) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

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Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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