An indicator of whether a person with cancer has multiple primary tumours, as represented by a code.
RepresentationThis representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Yes/no code N ".
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Record whether a person with cancer has multiple primary tumours, regardless of whether they are synchronous or metachronous.Patients with multiple primary tumours may have a worse prognosis or more extensive treatment than patients with a single tumour. In addition, the management and prognosis when multiple primary tumours are present may vary depending on whether the tumours are synchronous or metachronous.
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