Collaborative Stage for TNM 7 - Revised 10/05/2010 [ Schema ]
CS Lymph Nodes
- Note 1: Code only regional nodes and nodes, NOS in this fields. Distant nodes are coded in CS Mets at DX.
- Note 2: Regional lymph nodes are defined as those in the vicinity of the primary tumor.
- Note 3: Regional lymph node involvement is rare. For this schema, if there is no mention of lymph node involvement clinically, assume that lymph nodes are negative. Use code 999 (Unknown) only when there is no available information on the extent of the patient's disease, for example when a lab-only case is abstracted from a biopsy report and no clinical history is available.
|Code||Description||TNM 7 Map||TNM 6 Map||SS77 Map||SS2000 Map|
|000||No regional lymph node involvement||N0||N0||NONE||NONE|
|100||Regional lymph nodes:|
Regional lymph nodes, NOS
Stated as N1 with no other information on regional lymph nodes
|800||Lymph nodes, NOS||N1||N1||RN||RN|
|999||Unknown; regional lymph nodes not stated|
Regional lymph nodes cannot be assessed
Not documented in patient record
(See Note 3)