Diagnosis Code

C16 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF STOMACH

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C16

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of stomach

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of stomach

The code C16 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of digestive organs (C15-C26)
      • Malignant neoplasm of stomach (C16)
        • C16 Malignant neoplasm of stomach

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C16 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • malignant carcinoid tumor of the stomach (C7A.092)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C16.0 Malignant neoplasm of cardia
C16.1 Malignant neoplasm of fundus of stomach
C16.2 Malignant neoplasm of body of stomach
C16.3 Malignant neoplasm of pyloric antrum
C16.4 Malignant neoplasm of pylorus
C16.5 Malignant neoplasm of lesser curvature of stomach, unspecified
C16.6 Malignant neoplasm of greater curvature of stomach, unspecified
C16.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of stomach
C16.9 Malignant neoplasm of stomach, unspecified

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