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Diagnosis date of first recurrence as locoregional cancer

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term447405
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
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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.
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Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termAmerican College of Surgeons 1998. Standards of the Commission on Cancer: Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS), Volume II, Commission on Cancer

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Patient—diagnosis date of first recurrence as locoregional cancer Health, Standard 07/12/2011

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