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Birth—head circumference

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term568402
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe head circumference of a baby at birth.
Context:Help on this termPerinatal

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Object class:Birth
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The complete expulsion or extraction from its mother of a product of conception of at least 20 weeks of gestation or of 400 grams or more birthweight, where the product can be live born or stillborn.

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Perinatal

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Head circumference
Definition:Help on this termThe distance around the human head.
Property group:Help on this termPhysical characteristics

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

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Has been superseded by Product of birth—head circumference Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Birth—head circumference, total centimetres NN[N].N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016

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