TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE

National Codes

Code Description
01 Suspected breast cancer
02

Suspected children's cancer. For monitoring of the cancer Two Week Wait and 28 Day Faster Diagnosis standards, a child is defined as under the age of 16 years at the CANCER REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PERIOD START DATE

03 Suspected lung cancer
04 Suspected haematological malignancies excluding acute leukaemia
05 Suspected acute leukaemia
06 Suspected upper gastrointestinal cancers
07 Suspected lower gastrointestinal cancers
08 Suspected skin cancers
09 Suspected gynaecological cancers
10 Suspected brain or central nervous system tumours
11 Suspected urological cancers (excluding testicular)
12 Suspected testicular cancer
13 Suspected head and neck cancers
14 Suspected sarcomas
15 Other suspected cancer (not listed) (Retired 1 October 2020)
16

Exhibited (non-cancer) breast symptoms - cancer not initially suspected. This National Code is only to be used where a PATIENT has been referred on the basis of exhibited breast symptoms, but those symptoms do not place the PATIENT within the scope of the referral guidelines that specify that an urgent referral for suspected cancer from a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER or GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER must be made.

17 Suspected cancer - non-specific symptoms
18 Other suspected cancer (not listed)

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly URGENT CANCER REFERRAL TYPE
Plural URGENT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class REFERRAL REQUEST has an attribute TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE of type TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE
Data Element TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE is the data element of TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE
Data Element CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL PATIENT STATUS references in description TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE
Attribute CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL PATIENT STATUS references in description TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE
Data Element TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE references in description TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE