The dataset has been developed for the reporting of resection specimens from patients with primary carcinoma of the ureter and renal pelvis. The protocol applies to carcinomas (non-invasive and invasive), with or without associated epithelial lesions. Urothelial tumours diagnosed as papilloma or papillary urothelial neoplasm of low malignant potential are not carcinomas and this dataset does not apply to those diagnoses. Biopsy and transurethral resection specimens are dealt with in a separate dataset. For bilateral tumours, complete a separate dataset for each.
1st edition – May 2018
The 1st edition of the dataset for Carcinoma of the renal pelvis and ureter – nephroureterectomy and ureterectomy specimen was developed by the following international team: