S CATEGORY FINAL PRETREATMENT

The final pre-treatment measure of the stage based on the serum tumour marker for testis cancer only. This is coded according to the UICC (Union Internationale Contre le Cancer) coding (5th Edition, 1997) guidelines. Further information can be found in the Urology Appendix on: http://nww.nhsia.nhs.uk/cancer/pages/dataset/datamanuals.asp

References:
National Cancer Data Set Version 1.3_ISB October 2002

 

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plural S_CATEGORIES_FINAL_PRETREATMENT