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Person Surname

FDA Data Element Number. GEN-00203

CDER Data Element Number. C-GEN-00203

Data Element Name. Person Surname.

Description. This standard represents a person's family name or last name.

Source. Data Standards Committee, FDA.

Relationship. Person Given Name (GEN-00201), Person Middle Name (GEN-00202), Person Family Rank (GEN-00204).

FDA Specifications. Person Surname is represented by variable text alphanumeric text consisting of a maximum of twenty-five (25) characters.

CDER Specifications. No further specifications.

FDA Approved Date. October 12, 1989.

CDER Approved Date. February 11, 1992.

FDA Revised Date.

CDER Revised Date.

Data Values.

NAME DEFINITION FDA CODE
Literal A person's family name or last name. N/A