Site-Specific Factor 13

Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)


**Note 1:** Record the interpretation of the highest CEA test results documented in the medical record based on information prior to treatment. The interpretation should be for the same laboratory test recorded in **Site-Specific Factor 14, Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) Lab Value**. **Note 2:** If the test was done but the actual value is not stated, use code 997.




NAACCR #2867
Code Description
010 Positive/elevated
020 Negative/normal; within normal limits
030 Borderline; undetermined whether positive or negative
988 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
997 Test ordered, results not in chart
998 Test not done (test not ordered and not performed)
999 Unknown or no information
Not documented in patient record