MORPHOLOGY (SNOMED DIAGNOSIS)

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Notes:
MORPHOLOGY (SNOMED DIAGNOSIS) is the same as attribute CLINICAL TERMINOLOGY CODE.

MORPHOLOGY (SNOMED DIAGNOSIS) is the PATIENT DIAGNOSIS using the SNOMED® (Systematised Nomenclature of Medicine) International code or SNOMED CT® concept ID for the CELL type of the Tumour recorded.

For the Cancer Outcomes and Services Data Set, MORPHOLOGY (SNOMED DIAGNOSIS) can be recorded as well as or instead of MORPHOLOGY (ICD-O DIAGNOSIS) as part of a Cancer Care Spell

This data element is also known by these names:
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formerlyHISTOLOGY (SNOMED), MORPHOLOGY (SNOMED)
pluralMORPHOLOGIES (SNOMED DIAGNOSIS)

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