NAACCR Item #3958: LN Status Para-Aortic
|Item #||Length||Source of Standard||Year Implemented||Version Implemented||Year Retired||Version Retired|
NAACCR XML: Tumor.lnStatusParaAortic
Lymph Node Status: Para-aortic
This data item describes the status of para-aortic lymph nodes associated with certain female genital cancers.
Specific regional lymph node involvement is listed as a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This information was previously collected as Vagina SSF #4.
See Lymph Node Assessment Methods and Status for Regional and Distant Lymph Nodes in GYN sites for additional information.
|0||Negative para-aortic lymph nodes|
|1||Positive para-aortic 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 Para-aortic lymph node(s) not assessed or unknown if assessed|