LS variable metadata
Variable: MLFLCC
Table: CANC
Short description: Multiple flag (1979 - 1989).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Blank
1979-1989:
M = multiple tumour registration
space = otherwise
1990 onwards:
Blank
Notes: Not available for any late notifications for 1979-1989
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19790101 To: 19891231 
Keyword: Diagnosis
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 344 (shows cancer registration abstract), page 25, pp. 97-98, pp. 104-105 (comparability of data), page 125 and pp. 138-141 (data quality).