NAACCR Item #3918: Profound Immune Suppression
|Item #||Length||Source of Standard||Year Implemented||Version Implemented||Year Retired||Version Retired|
NAACCR XML: Tumor.profoundImmuneSuppression
Profound Immune Suppression, suppressed immune status that may be associated with HIV/AIDs, solid organ transplant, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, multiple conditions or other conditions, increases the risk of developing Merkel Cell Carcinoma and is an adverse prognostic factor.
Profound Immune Suppression is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. It was previously collected as Merkel Cell Penis, SSF #22, Merkel Cell Scrotum SSF #22, Merkel Cell Skin, SSF# 22, and Merkel Cell Vulva, SSF# 22.
|0||No immune suppression condition(s) identified/not present|
|1||Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)|
|2||Solid organ transplant recipient|
|3||Chronic lymphocytic leukemia|
|5||Multiple immune suppression conditions|
|6||Profound immune suppression present|
|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
Profound immune suppression not assessed or unknown if assessed
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