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Treatment (Set 1)

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(Reference: SEER Program Coding and Staging Manual 2004 (PDF), pgs 169-201 and Appendix C for Surgery of Primary Site codes; FORDS Manual (PDF), pgs 129-191 and Appendix B for Surgery of Primary Site codes.)

Code the most extensive surgery if the patient has multiple surgical procedures of the primary site. Code surgery for extra-lymphatic lymphoma using the site-specific coding scheme for the primary site (not the lymph node scheme). In this exercise, use the surgery coding scheme for jejunum. Reference: SEER Program Coding and Staging Manual 2004 (PDF), pg. 178.