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A tumor

Question: In using the neoplasm table, what do you do when there is no code in cancer in situ? When using the neoplasm table in the ICD-9-CM, how would one code cancer in situ of the temporal lobe?

Answer: You'll never find it there. What you're probably looking for is under skin: Ca in situ of temple or similar.

 


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Solid Long-Term Outcomes Seen For ESD in Colorectal Cancer

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Chicago?For the management of colorectal neoplasms, endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) yields high en bloc resection rates, which enhances the histologic evaluation and the potential for completely eliminating the tumor. However, ESD remains ...
 

Cancer systems biology: embracing complexity to develop better anticancer ...

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... Tao Y, Xu X et al. Single-cell exome sequencing and monoclonal evolution of a JAK2-negative myeloproliferative neoplasm. Cell2012; 148: 873?885. | Article | PubMed | CAS |; Dalerba P, Kalisky T, Sahoo D, Rajendran PS, Rothenberg ME, Leyrat AA et al.
 

MYD88 L265P mutation analysis helps define nodal lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma

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Next, all cases of small B-cell neoplasm with plasmacytic differentiation, not otherwise specified, and all other non-lymphoplasmacytic lymphomas with MYD88 mutation (three originally classified as nodal marginal zone lymphoma with plasmacytic ...
 

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FDA Panel Endorses Liraglutide as Obesity Treatment

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Results from that trial, for which data on neoplasms and other adverse events are also being collected, are due in 2016. Current labeling for Victoza (up to 1.8 mg) states that the drug is not recommended as first-line therapy for patients with ...
 

Managing Cancer Calls for Aggressive Approach

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For the malignant or neoplasm to grow, means the immune cells or body defense has been defeated to a certain extent. It is therefore a hazardous mistake to mix hospitalised cancer patients with others. Some cancer patients develop infections that can ...
 

Stemline Therapeutics to Present at the Aegis Capital 2014 Healthcare ...

MarketWatch
A multicenter clinical trial with SL-401 is currently open for patients with blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) and advanced acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Stemline is also planning SL-401 trials in additional hematologic cancers ...
 

Eli Lilly Patents Treatment for HIV and Ebola Virus

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20140235621, entitled Hematopoietic Neoplasm Chemotherapy, would protect a treatment regimen for leukemias which can inhibit and regulate the activity of glycogen synthase kinase 3 (GSK3) in a patient's body. According to the patent application, ...
 

Promedior Receives US Orphan Drug Designation for PRM-151 for the ...

MarketWatch
Myelofibrosis (MF), a type of myeloproliferative neoplasm, is a serious, life-limiting cancer that is characterized by fibrosis of the bone marrow. Replacement of the bone marrow by scar tissue prevents the normal production of blood cells, leading to ...
 

A 54-year-old woman with bilateral hydronephrosis

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She underwent CT-guided biopsy of her pelvic lymphadenopathy. Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the retroperitoneal mass revealed a malignant neoplasm with hyperchromatic pleomorphic cells with nuclear molding and necrosis. The cells were negative for ...