NAACCR Item #3917: Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
|Item #||Length||Source of Standard||Year Implemented||Version Implemented||Year Retired||Version Retired|
NAACCR XML: Tumor.primarySclerosingCholangitis
Primary sclerosing cholangitis denotes a chronic autoimmune inflammation of the bile ducts that leads to scar formation and narrowing of the ducts over time. It is a prognostic factor for intrahepatic bile duct cancer.
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected for Intrahepatic Bile Duct, SSF# 11.
|0||PSC not identified/not present|
|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|
PSC not assessed or unknown if assessed
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