Diagnosis Code

C15 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF ESOPHAGUS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C15

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of esophagus

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of esophagus

The code C15 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of digestive organs (C15-C26)
      • Malignant neoplasm of esophagus (C15)
        • C15 Malignant neoplasm of esophagus

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C15 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries

    Similar Codes

    ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
    C15.3 Malignant neoplasm of upper third of esophagus
    C15.4 Malignant neoplasm of middle third of esophagus
    C15.5 Malignant neoplasm of lower third of esophagus
    C15.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of esophagus
    C15.9 Malignant neoplasm of esophagus, unspecified

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