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Person with cancer—date of cancer symptom onset, DDMMYYYY

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDate of cancer symptom onset
METeOR identifier:Help on this term446179
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which symptoms for cancer which prompted medical attention from a hospital or health practitioner first occurred in the person with cancer, expressed as DDMMYYYY.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—date of cancer symptom onset

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Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord the earliest, approximate date on which a person initially experienced the symptoms relating to cancer that prompted them (or their parent, guardian or carer) to seek medical attention, from a hospital or health practitioner.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Adolescent and young adult cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

Adolescent and young adult cancer (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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