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Cancer-related primary surgery complication type code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term424308
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing types of treatment complication occurring within 30 days of primary surgery for cancer treatment.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Unplanned return to theatre
2Death within 30 days of surgery
3Post-operative fistula
4Intra-operative haemorrhage (greater than 6 units of transfusion)
5Pulmonary embolism
6Unplanned transfer to intensive care unit (ICU)
7Post-operative stay greater than 21 days
88Other complication or critical event
Supplementary values:Help on this term
98Unknown
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

Gynaecology Oncology Subspecialty Practice Improvement Critical Project (GO SPICE)

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG).

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Cancer treatment—treatment complication type, cancer-related primary surgery complication type code N[N] Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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