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Person with cancer—molecular pathology test date, DDMMYYYY

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMolecular pathology test date
Synonymous names:Help on this termMolecular pathology date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term506791
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which a molecular pathology test was performed to characterise a person's cancer, expressed as DDMMYYYY.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—molecular pathology test date

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Record the date that molecular pathology testing occurred. This is the date that testing took place, not the date that the sample was collected. This item should be collected for people with cancer where pathology data is available.

Collection methods:Help on this termThis information should be sought from the patient's pathology report or a pathology database.
Comments:Help on this termCollected to identify the amount and timing of molecular testing. The presence of genetic or molecular abnormalities may be of clinical significance and influence treatment decisions.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termRoyal College of Pathologists of Australasia 2010. Lung cancer structured reporting protocol. 1st Edition (Version 1.0). Surry Hills, NSW: Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia

Relational attributes

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See also Person with cancer—lung cancer molecular pathology test results, code N[N] Health, Standard 08/05/2014

See also Person with cancer—molecular pathology indicator, yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 08/05/2014

See also Person with cancer—molecular pathology test results, (other) code X[X(19)] Health, Standard 08/05/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Lung cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

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

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