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Oestrogen receptor assay result code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term370034
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 06/03/2009
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the result of an oestrogen receptor test.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Positive
2Negative
3Equivocal
Supplementary values:Help on this term
7Unknown (test results not available)
8Not applicable (test not done)

Collection and usage attributes

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Supplementary codes

CODE 7     Unknown (test results not available)

Use this code when the test has been performed but the results are not yet available for analysis.

CODE 8   Not applicable (test not done)

This code is used as a validation measure, to show that the reason for the lack of results is due to the test not being performed.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Oestrogen receptor assay result code N Health, Superseded 06/03/2009

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

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

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