C13.2 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF POSTERIOR WALL OF HYPOPHARYNX

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C13.2

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of hypopharynx

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of hypopharynx

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx (C13)
        • C13.2 Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of hypopharynx

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C13.2 Right Arrow 148.3 Mal neo post hypopharynx
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 C13 Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx
2 C13.0 Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region
3 C13.1 Malignant neoplasm of aryepiglottic fold, hypopharyngeal aspect
4 C13.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of hypopharynx
5 C13.9 Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx, unspecified



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