PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)

The primary cancer site communicated to the PATIENT on the CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY END DATE where the CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY END REASON is National Code 'Diagnosis of cancer'.

Format / Length

an2

Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Breast

02

Children's

03

Lung

04

Haematological (Excluding Acute Leukaemia)

05

Acute leukaemia

06

Upper Gastrointestinal

07

Lower Gastrointestinal

08

Skin

09

Gynaecological

10

Brain/Central Nervous System

11

Urological (Excluding Testicular and Prostate)

12

Testicular

13

Head and Neck

14

Sarcoma

15

Metastatic disease of unknown primary

16

Prostate

17

Thyroid

18

Hepatobiliary

19

Pancreatic

20

Neuroendocrine tumour (NET)

98

Other (not listed)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural PRIMARY CANCER SITES (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set references in description PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)
Supporting Information National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set Scenarios references in description PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)
Supporting Information National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set Scenarios references in description PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)
Data Element PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY) references in description PRIMARY CANCER SITE (CANCER FASTER DIAGNOSIS PATHWAY)