|Format/Length:||See ICD-10 CODE|
PROVISIONAL DIAGNOSIS (ICD) is the same as attribute PROVISIONAL DIAGNOSIS.
For the Cancer Outcomes and Services Data Set, PROVISIONAL DIAGNOSIS (ICD) is the working PATIENT DIAGNOSIS as defined at the Multidisciplinary Team Meeting where the First Definitive Treatment is agreed. This is the clinical opinion which may also be informed by Biopsy, radiological and/or other investigations.
- The format/length of this Data Element has been corrected as a result of the work undertaken for the development of the Coding Strategy.
- The data set specifications of the data sets that contain this Data Element will be updated in the next version of the information standard where it is not already correct.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||PROVISIONAL DIAGNOSES (ICD)|