SEER Inquiry System - Report
Produced: 06/07/2023 10:04 PM
2007 SEER Manual, C-242, C-251, C-305. Appendix C
Surgery of Primary Site - - Esophagus/Stomach/Colon: Is an endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) for an esophagus, stomach or colon malignancy coded to 20 [local tumor excision, NOS] or to a more specific code such as 22 [local tumor excision combined with electrocautery]?
Assign code 20 [local tumor excision, NOS] for a procedure described as an esophagus stomach or colon endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), NOS. If there is additional information specifying electrocautery, laser or PDT (for example), assign a more specific code.
Cancer Site Category:
Data Item Category:
Surgery of Primary Site