Non malignant skin lesion M B S item selection guide

 

These items must be sent for histological examination.

 

This list outlines the M B S items and their descriptors for non malignant skin lesions.

Item 3 1 3 5 7, tumour removed from nose eyelid, eyebrow, lip, ear, digit or genitalia, or from a contiguous area. For lesion size less than 6 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 6 0, tumour removed from nose eyelid, eyebrow, lip, ear, digit or genitalia, or from a contiguous area. For lesion size greater than 6 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 6 2, tumour removed from face, neck, scalp, nipple areola complex, distal limb upper and lower. For lesion size less than 14 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 6 4, tumour removed from face, neck, scalp, nipple areola complex, distal limb upper and lower. For lesion size greater than 14 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 6 6, tumour removed from any part of the body other than stated above. For lesion size less than 15 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 6 8, tumour removed from any part of the body other than above. For lesion size from 15 to 30 millimetres

Item 3 1 3 7 0, tumour removed from any part of the body other than above. For lesion size greater than 30 millimetres

 

Go to m b s online.gov . a u for more information.

 

This infographic is correct as at December 2020

Module code M B S M02 INFO3

 

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