SEER Inquiry System - Report
Produced: 06/08/2023 6:53 AM
#1: SEER Program Code Man,3rd Ed, 5. January 1998
#2: 2004 SEER Manual, 3
Ambiguous Terminology/Reportability: Is the phrase "indicative of cancer" SEER reportable?
No. The phrase "indicative of cancer" alone is not a definitive cancer diagnosis. The word "indicative" is not on the list of ambiguous terms that is equivalent to a diagnosis of cancer.
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Ambiguous terminology, Reportability