MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE (CIRCUMFERENTIAL MARGIN)
|National Codes:||See MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE|
|Default Codes:||9 - Not Known (Not Recorded)|
MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE (CIRCUMFERENTIAL MARGIN) is the same as attribute MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE to record if the edge of the Tumour is 1 mm or less from the circumferential resection margin (i.e. margin involved) during a Colorectal Cancer Care Spell and Urological Cancer Care Spell.
Note: Circumferential margin refers to the completeness of the surgeon's resection margin in the opinion of the histopathologist.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODES (CIRCUMFERENTIAL MARGIN)|