NAACCR Item #3901: Number of Positive Para-Aortic Nodes
|Source of Standard
NAACCR XML: Tumor.numberOfPositiveParaAorticNodes
Number of Positive Para-Aortic Nodes is the number of positive nodes based on para-aortic nodal dissection
Number of Positive Para-aortic Nodes is listed as a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected as Corpus, CS SSF# 5.
|All para-aortic lymph nodes examined negative
|1-99 para-aortic lymph nodes positive (Exact number of nodes positive)
|100 or more para-aortic nodes positive
|Positive para-aortic nodes identified, number unknown
|Positive aspiration or core biopsy of para-aortic lymph node(s)
|Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code X8 will result in an edit error.)
|Not documented in patient record Cannot be determined, indeterminate if positive para-aortic nodes present No lymph node dissection performed Para-aortic 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.