Diagnosis Code

C43.39 MALIGNANT MELANOMA OF OTHER PARTS OF FACE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C43.39

Short Description: Malignant melanoma of other parts of face

Long Description: Malignant melanoma of other parts of face

The code C43.39 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Melanoma and other malignant neoplasms of skin (C43-C44)
      • Malignant melanoma of skin (C43)
        • C43.39 Malignant melanoma of other parts of face

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Malignant melanoma of chin
  • Malignant melanoma of eye
  • Malignant melanoma of forehead
  • Malignant melanoma of retina
  • Malignant melanoma of skin of cheek
  • Malignant melanoma of skin of chin
  • Malignant melanoma of skin of eyebrow
  • Malignant melanoma of skin of forehead
  • Malignant melanoma of skin of temporal region
  • Malignant melanoma of temple
  • Malignant neoplasm of skin of cheek, external
  • Malignant neoplasm of skin of scalp
  • Malignant neoplasm of skin of temple
  • Malignant tumor of retina
  • Neoplasm of skin of cheek
  • Neoplasm of skin of chin
  • Neoplasm of skin of temporal region

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C43.39 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Skin Disorders With Mcc (595)
  • Major Skin Disorders Without Mcc (596)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C43.39 Right Arrow 172.3 Mal melanom face NEC/NOS
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C43 Malignant melanoma of skin
C43.0 Malignant melanoma of lip
C43.1 Malignant melanoma of eyelid, including canthus
C43.10 Malignant melanoma of unspecified eyelid, including canthus
C43.11 Malignant melanoma of right eyelid, including canthus
C43.12 Malignant melanoma of left eyelid, including canthus
C43.2 Malignant melanoma of ear and external auricular canal
C43.20 Malignant melanoma of unspecified ear and external auricular canal
C43.21 Malignant melanoma of right ear and external auricular canal
C43.22 Malignant melanoma of left ear and external auricular canal
C43.3 Malignant melanoma of other and unspecified parts of face
C43.30 Malignant melanoma of unspecified part of face
C43.31 Malignant melanoma of nose
C43.4 Malignant melanoma of scalp and neck
C43.5 Malignant melanoma of trunk
C43.51 Malignant melanoma of anal skin
C43.52 Malignant melanoma of skin of breast
C43.59 Malignant melanoma of other part of trunk
C43.6 Malignant melanoma of upper limb, including shoulder
C43.60 Malignant melanoma of unspecified upper limb, including shoulder
C43.61 Malignant melanoma of right upper limb, including shoulder
C43.62 Malignant melanoma of left upper limb, including shoulder
C43.7 Malignant melanoma of lower limb, including hip
C43.70 Malignant melanoma of unspecified lower limb, including hip
C43.71 Malignant melanoma of right lower limb, including hip
C43.72 Malignant melanoma of left lower limb, including hip
C43.8 Malignant melanoma of overlapping sites of skin
C43.9 Malignant melanoma of skin, unspecified

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