Depth of myometrial invasion

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:425532
Registration status:Health, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:

The depth of tumour invasion into the myometrium.

The depth of myometrial invasion is assessed on microscopic examination and is measured from the normal endometrium-myometrium interface (not the surface of the intracavity or exophytic tumour) to the deepest tumour infiltrative focus.

Property group:Impairment characteristic

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia
Reference documents:Endometrial Cancer Structured Reporting Protocol (1st Edition 2010) © RCPA 2010

Relational attributes

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Person with cancer—depth of myometrial invasion Health, Standard 08/05/2014