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National Cancer Data Base - Data Dictionary PUF 2015

LARYNX

C32.0–C32.9 

(Except for non-solid tumors)

 

Codes

00      None; no surgery of primary site; autopsy ONLY

 

10      Local tumor destruction, NOS

         11      Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

         12      Electrocautery; fulguration (includes use of hot forceps for tumor destruction)

         13      Cryosurgery

         14      Laser

         15      Stripping

         No specimen sent to pathology from surgical events 10–15.

 

20      Local tumor excision, NOS

         26      Polypectomy

         27      Excisional biopsy

         Any combination of 20 or 26–27 WITH

                  21      Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

                  22      Electrocautery

                  23      Cryosurgery

                  24      Laser ablation

         25      Laser excision

         28      Stripping

 

30      Partial excision of the primary site, NOS; subtotal/partial laryngectomy NOS; hemilaryngectomy NOS

         31      Vertical laryngectomy

         32      Anterior commissure laryngectomy

         33      Supraglottic laryngectomy

 

40      Total or radical laryngectomy, NOS

         41      Total laryngectomy ONLY

         42      Radical laryngectomy ONLY

 

50      Pharyngolaryngectomy

 

80      Laryngectomy, NOS

 

         Specimen sent to pathology from surgical events 20–80.

 

90      Surgery, NOS

 

99      Unknown if surgery performed; death certificate ONLY