SEER Inquiry System - Report
Produced: 11/30/2023 7:34 PM
#1: SEER Program Code Man,3rd Ed, 119
#2: 2004 SEER Manual, 172
Radiation: Is "consolidated" radiation therapy coded as part of first course therapy when there is no documentation of "planned treatment" and the radiation is done 4 months after the initiation of treatment?
Yes, "consolidation" treatment is part of a planned treatment regimen. A treatment regimen may consist of the four following phases:
1. Induction (remission induction)
2. CNS preventive therapy