Collaborative Stage for TNM 7 - Revised 01/17/2010 [ Schema ]
CS Site-Specific Factor 22
Profound Immune Suppression
- Note 1: Immune suppression can profoundly increase the risk of developing Merkel cell carcinoma.
- Note 2: Immune suppression is suppression of the body's immune system and its ability to fight infections and other diseases. Immune suppression may be deliberately induced with drugs, as in preparation for bone marrow or other organ transplantation, to prevent rejection of the donor tissue. It may also result from certain diseases such as AIDS or lymphoma or from anticancer drugs.
- Note 3: Code the patient's history of profound immune suppression condition(s) using the following diagnoses listed below as documented by the physician.
|000||No immune suppression condition(s)|
|020||Solid organ transplant recipient|
|030||Chronic lymphocytic leukemia|
|050||More than one of the above conditions|
|060||Other specified diagnosis resulting in profound immune suppression|
|070||Profound immune suppression present, diagnosis not recorded|
Information not collected for this case
|999||Unknown or no information|
Not documented in patient record