Addr at DX – state

Source of standard: North American Association of Central Cancer Registriesexternal icon

Source item name: Addr at DX–State

Source item number: 80external icon

This variable indicates the U.S. state in which the patient lived at the time the reportable tumor was diagnosed.

Considerations for Use

  • If a patient has multiple tumors, the state of residence at the time of diagnosis may differ for each.
  • Multiple records for an individual with more than one primary cancer cannot be linked in this database.