NAACCR Item #3822: Chromosome 8q Status

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Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3822 1 NAACCR 2018 18 1875 - 1875

NAACCR XML: Tumor.chromosome8qStatus

Chromosome 8q Status refers to gain in Chromosome 8q, which is a prognostic factor for uveal melanoma.
Chromosome 8q Status is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected as Uveal Melanoma, CS SSF# 7.
0 No gain in chromosome 8q
1 Gain in chromosome 8q
7 Test ordered, results not in chart
8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
(If this information is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 may result in an edit error.)
9 Not documented in medical record
Chromosome 8q status 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.