International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)

The International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O) is a domain specific extension of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) for Tumourdiseases.

Description

The International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O)  is a domain specific extension of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD)  for Tumour diseases. This classification is widely used by the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service  for coding the site (topography) and the histology (morphology) of neoplasms, usually obtained from a pathology report. The International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O)  is published by the World Health Organisation.

For further information on the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O), see the World Health Organisation  website at:  About ICD-O.

Also Known As

This Supporting information is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as International Classification of Diseases for Oncology
Short name ICD-O

Where Used

Type Link How used
Supporting Information Clinical Coding Introduction references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element ICD-O CODE references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Supporting Information International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element MORPHOLOGY (ICD-O AT START SYSTEMIC ANTI-CANCER THERAPY) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element MORPHOLOGY (ICD-O CANCER TRANSFORMATION ORIGINAL) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element MORPHOLOGY (ICD-O CANCER TRANSFORMATION) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element MORPHOLOGY (ICD-O DIAGNOSIS) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element SARCOMA TUMOUR SITE (BONE) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element SARCOMA TUMOUR SITE (SOFT TISSUE) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)
Data Element TOPOGRAPHY (ICD-O) references in description International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (Icd-o)