C10 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF OROPHARYNX

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C10

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx (C10)
        • C10 Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C10 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • malignant neoplasm of tonsil (C09.-)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C10.0 Malignant neoplasm of vallecula
2 C10.1 Malignant neoplasm of anterior surface of epiglottis
3 C10.2 Malignant neoplasm of lateral wall of oropharynx
4 C10.3 Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of oropharynx
5 C10.4 Malignant neoplasm of branchial cleft
6 C10.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of oropharynx
7 C10.9 Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx, unspecified



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