NAACCR Item #3930: Serum Albumin Pretreatment Level

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1917

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1917

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LEFT

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' '

Documentation

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3930 1 NAACCR 2018 18 1917 - 1917

NAACCR XML: Tumor.serumAlbuminPretreatmentLevel

Description
Albumin is the most abundant protein in human blood plasma. Serum albumin pretreatment level is a prognostic factor for plasma cell myeloma.
Rationale
Serum albumin pretreatment level is a prognostic factor required in AJCC 8th edition, Chapter 82 Plasma Cell Myeloma and Plasma Cell Disorders, for the Revised International Staging System (RISS). It is a new data item for cases diagnosed 1/1/2018+.
Codes
0 Serum albumin <3.5 g/dL
1 Serum albumin =3.5 g/dL
7 Test ordered, results not in chart
9 Not documented in medical record
Serum Albumin Pretreatment Level 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.