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Person with cancer—family history of hereditary genetic events indicator, yes/no/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termHereditary genetic events family history indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term457014
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person with cancer has any first degree relatives or second degree relatives who have a current or prior hereditary genetic event, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—family history of hereditary genetic events indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
8Unknown
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Record whether a person has any first degree relatives or second degree relatives who have a current or prior hereditary genetic event.

This includes, but is not exclusive to:

  • Peutz-Jehgers syndrome
  • B-Raf mutation
  • Undescended testes
  • Von Recklinghausen syndrome
  • Xeroderma pigmentosa
  • Bloom syndrome
  • Ataxia telangiectasia
  • Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
  • Down syndrome
  • Klinefelter’s syndrome
  • Neurofibromatosis type I (NF-1)
  • Von Hippel–Lindau disease (VHL)
  • RET proto-oncogene
  • Adenomatous polyposis coli (APC)
  • Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC or Lynch syndrome)
  • BRCA1
  • BRCA2
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Li-Fraumeni Syndrome
  • Fanconi anaemia
  • Other
Collection methods:Help on this termCollect from patient medical records.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

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See also Person with cancer—hereditary genetic events type, code N[N] Health, Standard 04/02/2015

See also Person with cancer—hereditary genetic events type, text X[X(39)] Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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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