Primary Cancer

A Primary Cancer (also known as a Primary Site) is the place in the body where a cancer starts.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as Primary Site
Plural Primary Cancers

Where Used

Type Link How used
Attribute CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL PATIENT STATUS references in description Primary Cancer
Data Element CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL PATIENT STATUS references in description Primary Cancer
Attribute CANCER TREATMENT EVENT TYPE references in description Primary Cancer
Data Element CANCER TREATMENT EVENT TYPE references in description Primary Cancer
NHS Business Definition Cancer Care Spell references in description Primary Cancer
NHS Business Definition Cancer Care Spell Delay references in description Primary Cancer
Data Element DATE OF PRIMARY CANCER DIAGNOSIS (CLINICALLY AGREED) references in description Primary Cancer
NHS Business Definition Non Primary Cancer references in description Primary Cancer
NHS Business Definition Primary Cancer references in description Primary Cancer
NHS Business Definition Primary Cancer Pathway references in description Primary Cancer