Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C10.0

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of vallecula

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of vallecula

The code C10.0 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx (C10)
        • C10.0 Malignant neoplasm of vallecula

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM


  • Malignant tumor of vallecula
  • Mass of vallecula of epiglottis
  • Neoplasm of vallecula
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of vallecula
  • Primary squamous cell carcinoma of supraglottis
  • Primary squamous cell carcinoma of vallecula

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C10.0 Right Arrow 146.3 Malign neopl vallecula
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
C10 Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx
C10.1 Malignant neoplasm of anterior surface of epiglottis
C10.2 Malignant neoplasm of lateral wall of oropharynx
C10.3 Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of oropharynx
C10.4 Malignant neoplasm of branchial cleft
C10.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of oropharynx
C10.9 Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx, unspecified

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