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M stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 8th ed) code X[XX]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term719683
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Candidate 06/08/2019
Definition:Help on this term

The UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours code set representing the absence or presence of distant metastasis.

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Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[XX]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
997Not applicable
998Unknown
999Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Valid M codes from the current edition of the UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours.

Refer to the TNM Supplement: A commentary on uniform use, 5th Edition for coding rules.

Source and reference attributes

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Wittekind C et al (Editors) 2019. Union for International Cancer Control (UICC): TNM supplement: A commentary on uniform use, 5th edition. Wiley-Blackwell.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes M stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 7th ed) code X[XX] Health, Standard 07/12/2011

Classification scheme attributes

Classification scheme:Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours 8th edition
METeOR identifier:Help on this term719664
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:Help on this term

The Union for International Cancer Control classification for malignant tumours.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Cancer Australia.

Reference documents:Help on this term

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.

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