Abstracting Breast Mastectomies

The webinar will address coding for different types of mastectomies and discuss surgical margins, difficult histologies, and how to assign the AJCC TNM elements and stage. Sandra James-Steen, CTR will describe the difference between a lumpectomy and a partial mastectomy, when to code a simple mastectomy, a modified radical mastectomy, a radical mastectomy, and a mastectomy NOS. She will also discuss coding breast reconstructions.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
2020-062 1 CE August 27, 2020 - August 26, 2023