OESOPHAGECTOMY SURGICAL APPROACH TYPE

The type of surgical approach used during the Oesophagectomy (the surgical removal of all or part of the oesophagus) during an Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Care Spell.

Format / Length

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National Codes

Code Description

1

Open Oesophagectomy

2

Minimally Invasive Oesophagectomy

Default Codes

Code Description

9

Not Known (Not Recorded)

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Context Alias
Plural OESOPHAGECTOMY SURGICAL APPROACH TYPES