NAACCR Item #3810: AFP Pretreatment Lab Value

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1845

End Column

1850

Alignment

RIGHT

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' '

Documentation

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3810 6 NAACCR 2018 18 1845 - 1850

NAACCR XML: Tumor.afpPretreatmentLabValue

Alternate Names
   AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value
Description
AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value is a nonspecific serum protein that generally is elevated in the setting of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). This data item pertains to the pre-treatment lab value.
Rationale
AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected for Liver, CS SSF# 3.
Codes
0.0 0.0 nanograms/milliliter (ng/ml); not detected
0.1-9999.9 0.1-9999.9 ng/ml
(Exact value to nearest tenth of ng/ml)
XXXX.1 10,000.0 ng/ml or greater
XXXX.7 Test ordered, results not in chart
XXXX.8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
(If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code XXXX.8 will result in an edit error.)
XXXX.9 Not documented in medical record
AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value 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.