Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours 8th edition

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Classification Scheme
METeOR identifier:719664
Registration status:Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:

The Union for International Cancer Control classification for malignant tumours.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Cancer Australia.

Reference documents:

Brierley J, Gospodarowicz M, Wittekind C, (Editors) 2016. Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours. 8th ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Colorectal cancer clinico-pathological stage Health, Standard 29/08/2014

Supersedes International Union against Cancer (UICC) TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours 7th edition Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

Value Domains based on this classification scheme:

M stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 8th ed) code X[XX] Health, Candidate 06/08/2019

N stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 8th ed) code X[XX] Health, Candidate 06/08/2019

T stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 8th ed) code X[XXX] Health, Candidate 06/08/2019

TNM stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 8th ed) code X[XX] Health, Standard 17/01/2020