Diagnosis date of first recurrence as locoregional cancer
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Property|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 07/12/2011|
The date of first recurrence as locoregional cancer.
The term recurrence defines the return, reappearance or metastasis of cancer (of the same histology) after a disease free period.Locoregional recurrence refers to the recurrence of cancer cells at the same site as the original (primary) tumour or the regional lymph nodes after a disease free period.
|Property group:||Service provision event|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Cancer Australia|
|Reference documents:||American College of Surgeons 1998. Standards of the Commission on Cancer: Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS), Volume II, Commission on Cancer|
|Data Element Concepts implementing this property:|
Patient—diagnosis date of first recurrence as locoregional cancer Health, Standard 07/12/2011