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Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term562122
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe cancer-directed surgical procedure performed during the course of treatment for cancer.

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Object class:Cancer treatment
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The course of cancer-directed treatment or treatments, with defined dates of commencement and cessation, given to the patient by a treatment provider or team of providers.

This may include cancer-directed surgical treatment, radiation therapy and systemic agent therapy for cancer. It applies to the primary course of cancer treatment, treatment administered to the patient in response to disease progression or treatment administered to the patient in response to disease recurrence.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
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Commission on Cancer, Standards of the Commission on Cancer Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS) Volume II (1998)

Commission on Cancer, Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (2002)

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Property:Surgical procedure for cancer
Definition:Help on this termThe surgical procedure(s) used in the treatment of a cancer.
Property group:Help on this termService provision event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Supersedes Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

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Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer, procedure code (ACHI 8th edn) NNNNN-NN Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer, procedure code (ACHI 9th edn) NNNNN-NN Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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

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