Site-Specific Factor 14

Needle Core Biopsy Findings


**Note 1:** Record the findings of needle core biopsy as documented in the medical record. **Note 2:** If multiple needle core biopsy procedures are performed during the initial diagnostic workup, record the most extensive findings from all biopsy procedures. * Code 050 takes precedence over codes 010, 020, and 030




NAACCR #2868
Code Description
000 Negative needle core biopsy findings
010 Positive needle core biopsy findings in one lobe/side
020 Positive needle core biopsy findings in both lobes/sides
030 Positive needle core biopsy findings, location (lobes/sides) not stated
050 Positive needle core biopsy findings beyond prostate
988 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
998 No needle core biopsy performed
999 Unknown or no information
Not documented in patient record