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Primary site of cancer code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term514235
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Not progressed 19/03/2018
WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe ICD-10-AM (8th edition) code set representing the site of origin of a tumour, as opposed to the secondary or metastatic sites.

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Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 8th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANN{.N[N]}
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termReport the primary site of cancer, if known, for patients who have been diagnosed with a cancer.

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Reference documents:Help on this termInternational Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision (ICD-10)

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Supersedes Primary site of cancer code (ICD-10-AM 7th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Standard 22/12/2009

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Person with cancer—primary site of cancer, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Not progressed 20/03/2018
WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

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