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Person with cancer—location of lymphovascular invasion of corpus uteri, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCorpus uteri lymphovascular invasion location
Synonymous names:Help on this termLVI of corpus uteri
METeOR identifier:Help on this term424445
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe location of cancer cells invasion into the lymphatic and/or vascular spaces for a person with cancer of the corpus uteri, as represented by a code.
Context:Help on this termInvasion of lymphatic vascular space is a predictor of lymph node metastasis and recurrence. Collect this item for women with cancer of the corpus uteri.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—location of lymphovascular invasion

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1Lymphovascular invasion present and at tumour interface
2Lymphovascular invasion present and within the myometrium remote to the tumour interface
3Lymphovascular invasion present (location unknown)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
7Not applicable-pathology specimen not obtained or no lymphovascular invasion present
8Unknown whether pathology specimen obtained
9Pathology specimen obtained but lymphovascular invasion not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord the 1 digit code indicating the location of lymphovascular invasion of neoplastic (cancer) cells. Lymphovascular invasion of neoplastic cells, both at the interface of the tumour, with the normal myometrium and more distantly, relates partly to tumour invasive depth and partly to tumour type.
Collection methods:Help on this termCollect from pathology reports or databases.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termRCPA (2011), Endometrial Cancer Structured Reporting Protocol (1st Edition 2011)

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Gynaecological cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

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Gynaecological cancer (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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