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Outcome of treatment code N.N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term561646
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the response of the tumour at the completion of treatment.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN.N
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
1.0Complete response/no evidence of disease
2.1Partial response
2.2Stable or static disease
2.3Progressive disease
Supplementary values:Help on this term
7.0Not assessed or unable to be assessed
9.0Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The outcome of treatment is recorded at the completion of the course of treatment for the cancer.

CODE 1.0     Complete response/no evidence of disease

Complete disappearance of all measurable disease, including tumour markers, for at least four weeks. No new lesions or new evidence of disease. For breast cancer, this reflects "No evidence of disease".

CODE 2.1     Partial response

A decrease by at least 50% of the sum of the products of the maximum diameter and perpendicular diameter of all measurable lesions, for at least four weeks. No new lesions or worsening of disease.

CODE 2.2     Stable or static disease

No change in measurable lesions qualifying as partial response or progression and no evidence of new lesions.

CODE 2.3     Progressive disease

An increase by at least 25% of the sum of the products of the maximum diameter and a perpendicular diameter of any measurable lesion, or the appearance of new lesions.

CODE 9.0     Not stated/inadequately described

The tumour was assessed but the percentage of increase or decrease in the tumour size is not stated or is inadequately described.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Outcome of treatment code N.N Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment, code N.N Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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