NAACCR Item #3825: Creatinine Pretreatment Unit of Measure

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3,825 1 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.creatininePretxUnitOfMeasure


Creatinine Pretreatment Unit of Measure identifies the unit of measure for the creatinine value measured in blood or serum prior to treatment. Creatinine is commonly measured in units of Milligrams/deciliter (mg/dL) in the United States and Micromoles/liter (umol/L) in Canada and Europe.


Creatinine Pretreatment is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. Creatinine Pretreatment Unit of Measure is needed to identify the unit in which creatinine is measured and was previously collected as Liver, CS SSF# 5.


1Milligrams/deciliter (mg/dL)
2Micromoles/liter (umol/L)
7Test ordered, results not in chart
8Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 will result in an edit error.)
9Not documented in medical record Creatinine unit of measure not assessed or unknown if assessed

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