C00 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF LIP

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C00

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of lip

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of lip

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of lip (C00)
        • C00 Malignant neoplasm of lip

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C00 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • malignant melanoma of lip (C43.0)
    • Merkel cell carcinoma of lip (C4A.0)
    • other and unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of lip (C44.0-)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C00.0 Malignant neoplasm of external upper lip
2 C00.1 Malignant neoplasm of external lower lip
3 C00.2 Malignant neoplasm of external lip, unspecified
4 C00.3 Malignant neoplasm of upper lip, inner aspect
5 C00.4 Malignant neoplasm of lower lip, inner aspect
6 C00.5 Malignant neoplasm of lip, unspecified, inner aspect
7 C00.6 Malignant neoplasm of commissure of lip, unspecified
8 C00.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of lip
9 C00.9 Malignant neoplasm of lip, unspecified



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