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Person—urine voiding problem, symptom severity code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termUrine voiding problem severity
Synonymous names:Help on this termVoiding difficulty; Urinary retention
METeOR identifier:Help on this term495127
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe severity of urine voiding problems in a person, as represented by a code.
Context:Help on this termCollect from patient medical records.
Data Element Concept:Person—urine voiding problem severity

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
1None
2Mild
3Moderate
4Severe
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termUse this code to outline the severity of specific symptoms. This code set may or may not be associated with a specific standardised scale.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord the severity of urine voiding problems as outlined by a code. This may include a slow or intermittent flow, a sense of incomplete voiding and/or a delayed flow. This can be associated with pain (either abdominal or at the point where urine is passed) or be totally painless.

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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