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Patient—colorectal polyp type

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term530377
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe type of colorectal polyps found in the patient.

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Object class:Patient
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A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and or care.

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Colorectal polyp type
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The type of colorectal polyp(s) found in an individual.

A colorectal polyp is a small growth of colon tissue that protrudes into the colonic or rectal lumen. It is are usually asymptomatic, but sometimes it causes visible rectal bleeding, and, rarely, other symptoms.
Property group:Help on this termIllness and/or Injury event

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Patient—colorectal polyp type, code N[N] Health, Standard 29/08/2014

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