MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODE (CIRCUMFERENTIAL MARGIN)

Note: Circumferential margin refers to the completeness of the surgeon's resection margin in the opinion of the histopathologist.

Format / Length

an1

Permitted Codes

Code Description

9

Not Known (Not Recorded)

0

Margin not involved

1

Margin involved

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Context Alias
Plural MARGIN INVOLVED INDICATION CODES (CIRCUMFERENTIAL MARGIN)