ICD-O-3 Site Codes
Common Metastatic Sites
Unless otherwise indicated, all statements apply to both small cell and non-small cell lung cancer.
|Lymphatic Spread||Cervical lymph nodes, contralateral lung and contralateral mediastinum.|
|Hematogenous Spread||Brain, bone, liver, adrenal glands, kidney, contralateral lung.|
Key words/possible involvement:
Terms which indicate possible involvement by tumor. Common terms are provided, but the list is not all-inclusive.
Other words/no involvement:
Other terms seen in reports which indicate an abnormality but do not indicate a neoplastic process. Common terms are provided, but the list is not all-inclusive.
Information to look for in the report of the study. Key information helps define the extent of disease.