AJCC 8th Edition Cancer Staging Form, Histology and Topography Supplements Available Now

The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) has released both the AJCC Cancer Staging Form Supplement as well as the AJCC Histology and Topography Code Supplement to the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition. These resources are available on www.cancerstaging.org.​

The AJCC Cancer Staging Form Supplement includes 104 printable staging forms for each distinct staging system published by the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

These forms may be used by physicians to record data on T, N, and M categories; prognostic stage groups; additional prognostic factors; histologic grade; and other important information. These forms may be useful for recording information in the medical record and for communicating information from physicians to the cancer registrar.

The staging forms may be used by individuals without permission from the ACS or the publisher. This document may be printed or made into PDF forms.

The staging forms cannot be sold, distributed, published, or incorporated into any software (including any electronic record systems), product, or publication without a written license agreement with ACS. With the exception of adding form fields to the PDF, the forms cannot be modified, changed, or updated without the express written permission of ACS.

The AJCC Histology and Topography Code Supplement includes the complete list of histology codes and topography codes for each of the 108 distinct staging systems published in the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition.

This resource for data collectors presents a complete list of topography and histology codes eligible for collection of TNM, prognostic factors, registry data collection variables and/or AJCC Prognostic Stage Groups.