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Residual (R) tumour type code AX

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term433802
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the type of residual tumour after treatment.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAX
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
R0No residual tumour
R1Microscopic residual tumour
R2Macroscopic residual tumour
RXPresence of residual tumour cannot be assessed
Supplementary values:Help on this term
R7Not applicable-surgery was not performed

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Record the presence or absence of residual tumour after treatment.

Residual disease is based on the UICC TNM cancer staging system descriptor represented by the symbol R.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termSobin LH, Gospodarowicz MK, Wittekind C (Editors) 2009. International Union Against Cancer (UICC): TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours. 7th ed. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons

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Cancer treatment—residual (R) tumour type, code AX Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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