Site-Specific Factor 5

Malignant Ascites


**Note 1:** Record the volume of malignant ascites in milliliters (ml). **Note 2:** For an estimated volume, record the estimated value. For an uncertain volume, record the approximate value. * For example, volume of malignant ascites is less than 500 ml, record as 500 ml




NAACCR #2920
Code Description
001-979 1-979 milliliters (ml)
(Exact volume in ml)
980 980 ml or greater
988 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
990 Malignant ascites present, volume not stated
991 Ascites present, determined to be non-malignant
992 Ascites present, no information whether malignant or non-malignant
995 No ascites present
998 Ascites not assessed
999 Unknown or no information
Not documented in patient record