NAACCR Item #3811: Anemia
|Item #||Length||Source of Standard||Year Implemented||Version Implemented||Year Retired||Version Retired|
NAACCR XML: Tumor.anemia
RAI Classification: Anemia
Anemia is defined by a deficiency of red blood cells or of hemoglobin in the blood. In staging of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL/SLL), anemia is defined as Hgb less than 11.0 g/dL.
Anemia is a prognostic factor required for staging of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL) in AJCC 8th edition, Chapter 79, Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas.
|0||Anemia not present|
Hgb >=11.0 g/dL
Physician states Rai Stage 0-II
Hgb <11.0 g/dL
|5||Not applicable: Primary site is not C421|
|6||Lab value unknown, physician states patient is anemic|
Physician states Rai Stage III
|7||Test ordered, results not in chart|
|9||Not documented in medical record|
Anemia not assessed or unknown if assessed
No Rai stage is documented in the record and there is no documentation of anemia
Physician states Rai stage IV and there is no documentation of anemia
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