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Person with cancer—castrate resistance indicator, yes/no code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCastrate resistance indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term492869
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person with cancer has been found to have castrate resistance, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—castrate resistance indicator

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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Guide for use:Help on this term

Record whether a person is classed as castrate resistant. Castrate resistance is indicated by two consecutive rising PSA levels being found in PSA tests that are at least two weeks apart despite castrate levels of testosterone (<50ng/dL).

This element should be recorded in conjunction with Castrate resistance date.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

National Comprehensive Cancer Network 2013. NCCN Guidelies in Oncology: Prostate Cancer Version 2.2013. National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Fort Washington

Scher HI Halabi S Tannock I et al 2008. Design and end points of clinical trials for patients with progressive prostate cancer and castrate levels of testosterone: recommendations of the Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Working Group. Journal of Clinical Oncology 26: 1148-54

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See also Person with cancer—castrate resistance date, DDMMYYYY 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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