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Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term720540
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 17/01/2020
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The reference which describes in detail the methods of staging and the definitions for the classification system used in determining the extent of cancer.

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Object class:Cancer staging
Definition:Help on this termSystem of determining the extent or stage of cancer.
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Property:Cancer staging scheme source
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The reference which describes in detail the methods of staging and the definitions for the classification system used in determining the extent of cancer.

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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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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Supersedes Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source Health, Superseded 17/01/2020

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Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source, code N[N] Health, Standard 16/01/2020

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