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Person with cancer—diagnostic histology indicator, yes/no/unknown code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDiagnostic histology indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term487283
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a tissue specimen was collected and examined histologically for the purpose of cancer diagnosis, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—diagnostic histology 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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord whether a tissue specimen was collected and examined histologically for the purpose of cancer diagnosis.
Collection methods:Help on this termCollect from patient medical records or pathology reports.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

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See also Person with cancer—biopsy core, number N[NN] Health, Standard 14/05/2015

See also Person with cancer—core biopsy length, total millimetres NN.N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

See also Person with cancer—core biopsy tumour extent, percentage N[NNN] Health, Standard 14/05/2015

See also Person with cancer—core biopsy tumour length, total millimetres NN.N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

See also Person with cancer—positive biopsy core, number N[NN] Health, Standard 14/05/2015

See also Person with prostate cancer—tissue collection method, code N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prostate cancer (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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