MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE (PROXIMAL OR DISTAL RESECTION MARGIN)

Note: if the minimum distance from the cut margin is less than or equal to 1 mm the margin is considered "involved".

Format / Length

an1

National Codes

Code Description

0

Margin not involved

1

Margin involved

Default Codes

Code Description

9

Not Known (Not Recorded)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE (POSITIVE PROXIMAL OR DISTAL RESECTION MARGIN)
Plural MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODES (PROXIMAL OR DISTAL RESECTION MARGIN)