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NAACCR Item #3835: Fibrosis Score

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Item # Length Source of Standard Year Implemented Version Implemented Year Retired Version Retired Column #
3835 1 NAACCR 2018 18 1862 - 1862

NAACCR XML: Tumor.fibrosisScore

Fibrosis Score, the degree of fibrosis of the liver based on pathological examination, is a prognostic factor for liver cancer.
Fibrosis Score is a Registry Data Collection Variable in AJCC. This data item was previously collected for Liver, CS SSF# 2.
0 Ishak fibrosis score 0-4

No to moderate fibrosis
METAVIR score F0-F3
Batt-Ludwig score 0-3
1 Ishak fibrosis score 5-6

Advanced/severe fibrosis
METAVIR score F4
Batt-Ludwig score 4
Developing cirrhosis
Incomplete cirrhosis
Transition to cirrhosis
Cirrhosis, probable or definite
Cirrhosis, NOS
7 Clinical statement of advanced/severe fibrosis or cirrhosis, AND
Not histologically confirmed or unknown if histologically confirmed
8 Not applicable: Information not collected for this case
(If this item is required by your standard setter, use of code 8 will result in an edit error.)
9 Not documented in medical record
Stated in medical record that patient does not have advanced cirrhosis/advanced fibrosis, not histologically confirmed or unknown if histologically confirmed
Fibrosis score stated but cannot be assigned to codes 0 or 1
Fibrosis score stated but scoring system not recorded
Fibrosis Score not assessed or unknown if assessed
Each Site-Specific Data Item (SSDI) applies only to selected primary sites, histologies, and years of diagnosis. Depending on applicability and standard-setter requirements, SSDIs may be left blank.