Question: 20180110

Status


Final

Category


#1:   Solid Tumor Rules (2018)
#2:   Histology
#3:   Lung


References


Source 1:   2018 Solid Tumor Rules
pgs:   12
Notes:   Lung, 10/12/2018
Source 2:  
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Question


Solid Tumor Rules (2018)/Histology--Lung: What is the histology code of a 2018 lung case whose pathology states adenocarcinoma, acinar predominant?



Discussion




Answer


The Solid Tumor Rules for Lung rule H4 applies. Per Table 3, page 12, third column on adenocarcinoma row, adenocarcinoma, acinar predominant is coded to 8551/3.



History




Last Updated


12/20/2018

Date Finalized


02/14/2019