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Second degree relative

Identifying and definitional attributes

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term494469
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
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A second degree relative of an individual is an uncle, aunt, nephew, niece, grandparent, grandchild or half-sibling of the individual.

A second degree relative shares approximately one quarter of their genes with the individual.

Relational attributes

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Family history of hereditary genetic events indicator Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Person with cancer—family history of hereditary genetic events indicator Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Person with cancer—family history of hereditary genetic events indicator, yes/no/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Person with cancer—hereditary genetic events type Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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

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

Person—second degree relative cancer history indicator Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Person—second degree relative cancer history indicator, yes/no/not applicable/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Second degree relative cancer history indicator Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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