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Person with cancer—pelvic lymph node dissection laterality, code A

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPelvic lymph node dissection laterality
METeOR identifier:Help on this term494386
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe laterality of a pelvic lymph node dissection in a person with cancer, as represented by a code.
Context:Help on this termPelvic lymph node dissection is used to determine the presence of lymph node metastasis in people with cancer in the pelvic region.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—pelvic lymph node dissection laterality

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
RRight
LLeft
BBilateral
Supplementary values:Help on this term
NNot applicable
UUnknown

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord the laterality of a pelvic lymph node dissection in a person with cancer. Where no pelvic lymph node dissection has occurred record "Not applicable".

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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

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