TUMOUR GRADE (FOR BREAST SCREENING)

The BREAST INVASIVE GRADE or the grade of the Ductal Carcinoma In Situ for a PATIENT with breast cancer during a Cancer Care Spell.

Format / Length

max an2

National Codes

Code Description

1

Brest Invasive Grade 1 - Well differentiated (Best prognosis)

2

Brest Invasive Grade 2 - Moderately differentiated (Medium prognosis)

3

Brest Invasive Grade 3 - Poorly differentiated (Worst prognosis)

X

Brest Invasive Grade not known or not assessable

H

DCIS

Grade High

I

DCIS

Grade Intermediate

L

DCIS

Grade Low

ND

DCIS

Grade not known or not assessable

Default Codes

Code Description

NA

Grade not applicable

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Context Alias
Plural TUMOUR GRADES (FOR BREAST SCREENING)