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National Cancer Data Base - Data Dictionary PUF 2013



(Except for non-solid tumors)



00      None; no surgery of primary site; autopsy ONLY


25      Local excision of tumor, NOS


30      Partial pancreatectomy, NOS; example: distal


35      Local or partial pancreatectomy and duodenectomy

         36      WITHOUT distal/partial gastrectomy

         37      WITH partial gastrectomy (Whipple)


40      Total pancreatectomy


60      Total pancreatectomy and subtotal gastrectomy or duodenectomy


70      Extended pancreatoduodenectomy


80      Pancreatectomy, NOS


         Specimen sent to pathology from surgical events 25–80.


90      Surgery, NOS


99      Unknown if surgery performed; death certificate ONLY