NAACCR Item #3902: Number of Positive Pelvic Nodes

Start Column

1809

End Column

1810

Alignment

LEFT

Padding Character

' '

Documentation

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3902 2 NAACCR 2018 18 1809 - 1810

NAACCR XML: Tumor.numberOfPositivePelvicNodes

Description
Number of Positive Pelvic Nodes is the number of positive nodes based on pelvic nodal dissection.
Rationale
Number of Positive Pelvic Nodes is listed as a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected as Corpus, CS SSF# 3.
Codes
00 All pelvic nodes examined negative
01-99 1 - 99 pelvic nodes positive
(Exact number of nodes positive)
X1 100 or more pelvic nodes positive
X2 Positive pelvic nodes identified, number unknown
X6 Positive aspiration or core biopsy of pelvic lymph node(s)
X8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
(If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code X8 will result in an edit error.)
X9 Not documented in medical record
Cannot be determined, indeterminate if positive pelvic nodes present
Pelvic lymph nodes 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.