NAACCR Item #3875: LN Distant: Mediastinal, Scalene
|Item #||Length||Source of Standard||Year Implemented||Version Implemented||Year Retired||Version Retired|
NAACCR XML: Tumor.lnDistantMediastinalScalene
This data item describes the status of Distant (mediastinal, scalene) nodes associated with certain female genital cancers.
Specific distant lymph node involvement is listed as a Registry Data Collection Variable in the AJCC. This data was previously collected as Vagina, CS SSF# 6.
|0||Negative mediastinal and scalene lymph nodes|
|1||Positive mediastinal lymph nodes|
|2||Positive scalene lymph nodes|
|3||Positive mediastinal and scalene lymph nodes|
|8||Not 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.)
|9||Not documented in medical record|
Mediastinal and scalene lymph nodes 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.