Association of Population-based Cancer Registries in Germany (GEKID)

GEKID documents and downloads

File format descriptions for electronic cancer notifications

Type of notification Record description XML-scheme (xsd file)
Notifications from medical practices and hospitals GEKID Mindestdatensatz GEKID_v1.1.xsd
Notifications from pathologists GEKID Pathodatensatz GEKID_patho_v1.1.xsd
Exchange between cancer registries (internal only) GEKID Länderaustausch - Daten GEKID_KR_v1.2.1.xsd
GEKID Länderaustausch - Kontrollnummern
Common ADT-GEKID record format more information at Common ADT-GEKID record format


GEKID converter Version 1.3.9
The program converts GEKID data files from XML format into a pipe separated CSV format (csv) or vice versa. Plausibility checks are possible; xml-Dateien will be checked against the xsd file.

.NET Installation required

M. Meyer 08.03.2017