NAACCR Item #3907: Organomegaly

Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired
3,907 1 NAACCR 2018 18

NAACCR XML: Tumor.organomegaly


Organomegaly is defined as presence of enlarged liver and/or spleen on physical examination and is part of the staging criteria for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL).


Organomegaly is a prognostic factor required for staging of CLL/SLL in AJCC 8th edition, Chapter 79 Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas.


0Neither hepatomegaly (liver) nor splenomegaly (spleen) present
1Hepatomegaly (liver) and/or splenomegaly (spleen) present
5Not applicable: Primary site is not C421
9Not documented in medical record Organomegaly (hepatomegaly and/or splenomegaly) 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.