Health (Notification of Cancer) Regulations 1981

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    3. Interpretation

    In these regulations, unless the contrary intention appears

    }cancer~ means any malignant growth of human tissue which if unchecked is likely to spread to adjacent tissue and beyond its site of origin and includes

    (a) all in situ neoplasms;

    (b) all malignant neoplasms of the skin other than primary basal cell carcinoma and primary squamous cell carcinoma; and

    (c) all neoplasms of the brain, spinal cord and cranial nerves, and any other intracranial neoplasms, whether benign or malignant.

    [Regulation 3 amended in Gazette 27 Feb 1996 p. 703.]

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