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Person with cancer—comorbidities

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term432991
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termDescribes the comorbidities present at the time of diagnosis in a person with cancer.

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Object class:Person with cancer
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A person who has been diagnosed with a cancer.

Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Definition:Help on this termA pathologic or disease process concomitant with but unrelated to the primary disease. For example, a person diagnosed with lung cancer may also have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Property group:Help on this termIllness and/or Injury event

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Reference documents:Help on this termStedman TL 2006. Stedman's Medical Dictionary. 28th edition. Maryland: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, page 417

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Person with cancer—comorbidities, Colinet defined comorbidities code N[N] Health, Standard 08/05/2014

Person with cancer—comorbidities, text X[X(99)] Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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