NAACCR Item #3814: Bilirubin Pretreatment Unit of Measure

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3,814 1 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.bilirubinPretxUnitOfMeasure


Bilirubin Pretreatment Unit of Measure identifies the unit of measure for the bilirubin value measured prior to treatment. Bilirubin is commonly measured in units of Milligrams/deciliter (mg/dL) in the United States and Micromoles/liter (umol/L) in Canada and Europe.


Bilirubin Pretreatment is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. Bilirubin Pretreatment Unit of Measure is needed to identify the unit in which bilirubin is measured and was previously collected as Liver, CS SSF# 7.


1Milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL)
2Micromoles/liter (umol/L)
7Test ordered, results not in chart
8Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 will result in an edit error.)
9Not documented in medical record Bilirubin unit of measure not assessed or unknown if assessed

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