Chromosome 8q Status
Notes**Note 1:** Physician statement of chromosome 8q status can be used to code this data item when no other information is available. **Note 2:** Monosomy 3, especially if combined with a frequently coexisting gain in chromosome 8q, is independently associated with metastatic risk. Chromosome 3 and 8 statuses may be determined with karyotyping or fluorescent in situ hybridization. **Note 3:** See also 3821: Chromosome 3 Status.
NAACCR ItemNAACCR #3822
|0||No gain in chromosome 8q|
|1||Gain in chromosome 8q|
|7||Test ordered, results not in chart|
|8||Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this information is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 may result in an edit error.)|
|9||Not documented in medical record Chromosome 8q status not assessed or unknown if assessed|