Person with cancer—regional lymph node metastasis status

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:416012
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:

The absence or presence and extent of regional lymph node metastasis in a person with cancer.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Person with cancer
Definition:

A person who has been diagnosed with a cancer.

Specialisation of:Person/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Regional lymph node metastasis status
Definition:

The absence or presence and the extent of regional lymph node metastasis.

Property group:Physical wellbeing

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

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

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Person with cancer—regional lymph node metastasis status Health, Candidate 06/08/2019

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Person with cancer—regional lymph node metastasis status, N stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 7th ed) code X[XX] Health, Standard 07/12/2011