C15 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF ESOPHAGUS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C15

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of esophagus

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of esophagus

Code Classification:

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

Code Version: 2017 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

    No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
    1 C15.3 Malignant neoplasm of upper third of esophagus
    2 C15.4 Malignant neoplasm of middle third of esophagus
    3 C15.5 Malignant neoplasm of lower third of esophagus
    4 C15.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of esophagus
    5 C15.9 Malignant neoplasm of esophagus, unspecified



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