C06.0 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF CHEEK MUCOSA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C06.0

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of cheek mucosa

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of cheek mucosa

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified parts of mouth (C06)
        • C06.0 Malignant neoplasm of cheek mucosa

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C06.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of buccal mucosa NOS
    • Malignant neoplasm of internal cheek

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C06.0 Right Arrow 145.0 Mal neo cheek mucosa
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C06 Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified parts of mouth
2 C06.1 Malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth
3 C06.2 Malignant neoplasm of retromolar area
4 C06.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of other and unspecified parts of mouth
5 C06.80 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of unspecified parts of mouth
6 C06.89 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of other parts of mouth
7 C06.9 Malignant neoplasm of mouth, unspecified



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