Diagnosis Code

C06.1 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF VESTIBULE OF MOUTH

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C06.1

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth

The code C06.1 is VALID for claim submission

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)
        • C06.1 Malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Carcinoma of lower buccal sulcus
  • Carcinoma of lower labial sulcus
  • Carcinoma of upper buccal sulcus
  • Carcinoma of upper labial sulcus
  • Malignant melanoma of oral cavity
  • Malignant melanoma of vestibule of mouth
  • Malignant tumor of buccal mucosa
  • Malignant tumor of buccal mucosa
  • Malignant tumor of lower buccal sulcus
  • Malignant tumor of lower labial sulcus
  • Malignant tumor of upper buccal sulcus
  • Malignant tumor of upper labial sulcus
  • Malignant tumor of vestibule of mouth
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth
  • Tumor of buccal sulcus
  • Tumor of buccal sulcus
  • Tumor of labial sulcus
  • Tumor of labial sulcus
  • Tumor of lower buccal sulcus
  • Tumor of lower labial sulcus
  • Tumor of upper buccal sulcus
  • Tumor of upper labial sulcus

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C06.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of buccal sulcus (upper) (lower)
    • Malignant neoplasm of labial sulcus (upper) (lower)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C06.1 Right Arrow 145.1 Mal neo mouth vestibule
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C06 Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified parts of mouth
C06.0 Malignant neoplasm of cheek mucosa
C06.2 Malignant neoplasm of retromolar area
C06.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of other and unspecified parts of mouth
C06.80 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of unspecified parts of mouth
C06.89 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of other parts of mouth
C06.9 Malignant neoplasm of mouth, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018