SEER Inquiry System - Home


Welcome to the SEER Inquiry System (SINQ). SINQ is a collection of questions that cancer registrars have had while coding cancer cases. Click Search to look for specific questions or to select questions for a Report.


Recent Questions
<< First    < Prev 10    11 to 20 of 1973    Next 10 >    Last >>
Add to Report ID Question Status Last Updated
20170042

Reportability--Heme & Lymphoid Neoplasms: Is a diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL) with large cell transformation equivalent to a diagnosis of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) without mention of Richter transformation or Richter Syndrome?  See Discussion.

Final Jun 30 2017
20170041

MP/H Rules/Histology--Thyroid: How should histology be coded for a thyroidectomy final diagnosis of papillary thyroid carcinoma, favor cribriform-morula variant? See Discussion.

 

Final Jun 30 2017
20170040

MP/H Rules/Histology--Lung:  What is the histology code for lung cancer case identified pathologically from a metastatic site that differs from the histology stated by the physician?  See Discussion.

Final Jun 09 2017
20170039

Histology--Heme & Lymphoid Neoplasms: How should histology be coded for final bone marrow diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome with excess blasts?  See Discussion.
 

Final Jun 05 2017
20170037

Primary site--Other and Unspecified Urinary Organs:  What is the topography code for a Skene's gland adenocarcinoma?

Final May 23 2017
20170036

Grade--Prostate: How are the prostate-related fields completed when documentation in pathology reports only includes one of the new grade groups? See Discussion.

Final Aug 10 2017
20170035

MP/H Rules/Histology: What is the histology code of serous tubal intraepithelial (in situ) carcinoma (STIC), bilateral fallopian tubes?

Final May 22 2017
20170034

Surgery codes, NOS/Reconstruction--Breast: Would you code a unilateral breast simple mastectomy with tissue expanders and AlloDerm or an acellular dermal matrix as Code 45, Reconstruction with Implant, or Code 46, Reconstruction with Combined Tissue and Implant? See Discussion.

Final May 22 2017
20170033

Grade--Appendix:   What is the code and term to use for the grade/differentiation field for well differentiated, Grade 2 neuroendocrine tumor (NET)?  See Discussion.

Final May 04 2017
20170031

MP/H Rules/Multiple primaries--Penis: How many primaries should be reported for a diagnosis of invasive squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the penis in 6/2011, treated with excision and fulguration followed by 10/2014 penile lesion found to be SCC with basaloid features focally highly suspicious for invasion? Clinically, the 2014 tumor is stated to be in situ and recurrent penile cancer and follow-up in 2/2015 indicates there was no evidence of tumor following treatment. Subsequently, in 3/2016 the patient has another penile lesion biopsy showing SCC in situ suspicious for invasion, clinically stated to be recurrent. See Discussion.

Final May 03 2017
< Prev 10    Next 10 >