X hits on this document

PDF document

National Program of Cancer Registries - page 25 / 93

216 views

0 shares

0 downloads

0 comments

25 / 93

Histology Coding Rules: Colon/Rectum

6. Code the majority of the tumor Terms that mean majority of tumor:

Predominantly; with features of; major; type (eff. 1/1/99); with….differentiation (eff. 1/1/99); pattern and architecture (if in CAP protocol; eff. 1/1/2003)

Terms documented in SEER PCSM 2004, page 85

Rule 6: Code the majority of the tumor. Terms that indicate “majority of tumor” include “predominantly,” “with features of,” “major,” “type” (effective January 1, 1999), “with…differentiation” (effective January 1, 1999), “pattern and architecture” [if in College of American Pathologists (CAP) protocol, effective January 1, 2003]. The list of “majority” terms is found on page 85 of the SEER Program Coding and Staging Manual 2004.

25

Document info
Document views216
Page views218
Page last viewedFri Dec 02 18:30:29 UTC 2016
Pages93
Paragraphs931
Words9635

Comments