NAACCR Item #3957: LN Status Pelvic

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3957 1 SEER 2022 22

NAACCR XML: Tumor.lnStatusPelvic

Alternate Names
   Lymph Node Status: Pelvic
Description
This data item describes the status of pelvic lymph nodes associated with certain female genital cancers.
Rationale
Specific regional lymph node involvement is listed as a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This information was previously collected as Cervix SSF #2.
Codes
0 Negative pelvic lymph nodes
1 Positive pelvic lymph nodes
8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case (If this information is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 may result in an edit error.)
9 Not documented in medical record
Pelvic lymph node(s) not assessed or unknown if assessed