NAACCR Item #3848: hCG Pre-Orchiectomy Lab Value

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3848 7 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.hcgPreOrchiectomyLabValue

Description
hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) Pre-orchiectomy Lab Value refers to the hCG value measured prior to treatment. hCG is a serum tumor marker that is often elevated in patients with nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of the testis.
Rationale
hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) Pre-orchiectomy Lab Value is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. It was previously collected as Testis CS SSF# 8.
Codes
0.0 0.0 milli-International Units/milliliter (mIU/mL)
0.1-99999.9 0.1–99,999.9 mIU/mL
XXXXX.1 100,000 mIU/mL or greater
XXXXX.7 Test ordered, results not in chart
XXXXX.8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
(If this information is required by your standard setter, use of code XXXXX.8 may result in an edit error.)
XXXXX.9 Not documented in medical record
hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) Pre-orchiectomy 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.