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Distance of closest surgical margin

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term430282
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
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The distance in millimetres of the closest surgical margin from the invasive or in situ carcinoma.

Surgical margins represent sites that have either been cut or bluntly dissected by the surgeon to resect the specimen.
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Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia.

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Cancer treatment—distance of closest surgical margin Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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