NAACCR Item #3810: AFP Pretreatment Lab Value

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3,810 6 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.afpPretreatmentLabValue

Alternate Names
   AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value

AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value is a nonspecific serum protein that generally is elevated in the setting of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). This data item pertains to the pre-treatment lab value.


AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment Lab Value is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected for Liver, CS SSF# 3.


0.00.0 nanograms/milliliter (ng/ml); not detected
0.1-9999.90.1-9999.9 ng/ml (Exact value to nearest tenth of ng/ml)
XXXX.110,000.0 ng/ml or greater
XXXX.7Test ordered, results not in chart
XXXX.8Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code XXXX.8 will result in an edit error.)
XXXX.9Not documented in medical record AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) Pretreatment 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.