NAACCR Item #3840: Gleason Score Clinical

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3,840 2 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.gleasonScoreClinical


This data item records the Gleason score based on adding the values for primary and secondary patterns in Needle Core Biopsy or TURP.


Gleason Score Clinical is a Registry Data Collection Variable for AJCC. This data item was previously collected as Prostate, CS SSF# 8.


02Gleason score 2
03Gleason score 3
04Gleason score 4
05Gleason score 5
06Gleason score 6
07Gleason score 7
08Gleason score 8
09Gleason score 9
10Gleason score 10
X7No needle core biopsy/TURP performed
X8Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this information is required by your standard setter, use of code X8 may result in an edit error.)
X9Not documented in medical record Gleason Score Clinical not assessed or unknown if assessed

Each Site-Specific Data Item (SSDI) applies only to selected primary sites, histologies, and years of diagnosis. Depending on applicability and standard-setter requirements, SSDIs may be left blank.