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Prostate cancer surgical procedure code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term505112
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing surgical procedures for prostate cancer.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
01Open retropubic radical prostatectomy
02Open perineal radical prostatectomy
03Robot assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
04Robot assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy converted to open
05Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
06Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy converted to open
07TURP (Transurethral resection of the prostate)
08Focal prostatectomy
09Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
97Not applicable
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Use this codeset to record the surgical procedure used in the treatment of prostate cancer. Where "other" is recorded, please complete Other cancer treatment description.

Code 00 (not applicable) applies where no surgery has been completed, and code 99 (not stated/inadequately described) applies when surgery has been completed but the type of surgery is not able to be determined.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

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Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for prostate cancer, code N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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