C38.8 MALIG NEOPLM OF OVRLP SITES OF HEART, MEDIASTINUM AND PLEURA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C38.8

Short Description: Malig neoplm of ovrlp sites of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of respiratory and intrathoracic organs (C30-C39)
      • Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura (C38)
        • C38.8 Malig neoplm of ovrlp sites of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C38.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Mcc (180)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Cc (181)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms Without Cc/mcc (182)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C38.8 Right Arrow 164.8 Mal neo mediastinum NEC
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 C38 Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura
2 C38.0 Malignant neoplasm of heart
3 C38.1 Malignant neoplasm of anterior mediastinum
4 C38.2 Malignant neoplasm of posterior mediastinum
5 C38.3 Malignant neoplasm of mediastinum, part unspecified
6 C38.4 Malignant neoplasm of pleura



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