PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (CANCER COMMENT)

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Notes:
PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (CANCER COMMENT) is the same as attribute PERSON OBSERVATION TEXT STRING.

PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (CANCER COMMENT) is free text further information recorded for the PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD) where the clinical coding is difficult or imprecise.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralPRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (CANCER COMMENTS)