CRGC News Broadcast NB-2021-013
August 6, 2021

Follow this link to a listing of SEER SINQ's that have been finalized during the months of May thru July 2021.

Highlights of this listing include:

  • 20210037 informs whether Thyroid Imaging Reporting and Data System (TI-RADS) 4a, 4b, or 5 on imaging is diagnostic of thyroid cancer and if so, can it be used for date of diagnosis?

  • 20210038 advises how to correctly code 2021 neoadjuvant therapy fields when neoadjuvant therapy and surgery were part of first course of treatment plans but was never completed.

  • 20210044 instructs if Serum Protein Electrophoresis (SPEP) can be used as a definitive diagnostic method in the absence of a bone marrow biopsy for Plasma Cell Myeloma cases.
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Mignon Dryden, CTR
Director, E-Reporting
Cancer Registry of Greater California