NAACCR Item #3811: Anemia

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Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3811 1 NAACCR 2018 18 1911 - 1911

NAACCR XML: Tumor.anemia

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   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. It is a new data item for cases diagnosed 1/1/2018+.
0 Anemia not present
Hgb >=11.0 g/dL
1 Anemia present
Hgb <11.0 g/dL
6 Lab value unknown, physician states patient is anemic
7 Test ordered, results not in chart
9 Not documented in medical record
Anemia not assessed or unknown if assessed
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