NAACCR Item #3920: PSA (Prostatic Specific Antigen) Lab Value

Start Column

1944

End Column

1948

Alignment

RIGHT

Padding Character

' '

Documentation

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3920 5 NAACCR 2018 18 1944 - 1948

NAACCR XML: Tumor.psaLabValue

Description
PSA (Prostatic Specific Antigen) is a protein produced by cells of the prostate gland and is elevated in patients with prostate cancer. This data item pertains to PSA lab value.
Rationale
This data item is required for prognostic stage grouping in AJCC 8th edition, Chapter 58, Prostate. It was previously collected as Prostate, CS SSF# 1.
Codes
0.1 0.1 or less nanograms/milliliter (ng/ml)
(Exact value to nearest tenth of ng/ml)
0.2-999.9 0.2–999.9 ng/ml
(Exact value to nearest tenth of ng/ml)
XXX.1 1,000 ng/ml or greater
XXX.7 Test ordered, results not in chart
XXX.9 Not documented in medical record
PSA 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.