Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C46.9

Short Description: Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified

Long Description: Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of mesothelial and soft tissue (C45-C49)
      • Kaposi's sarcoma (C46)
        • C46.9 Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C46.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C46.9 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Kaposi's sarcoma of unspecified site

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C46.9 Right Arrow 176.9 Kaposi's sarcoma NOS
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 C46 Kaposi's sarcoma
2 C46.0 Kaposi's sarcoma of skin
3 C46.1 Kaposi's sarcoma of soft tissue
4 C46.2 Kaposi's sarcoma of palate
5 C46.3 Kaposi's sarcoma of lymph nodes
6 C46.4 Kaposi's sarcoma of gastrointestinal sites
7 C46.5 Kaposi's sarcoma of lung
8 C46.50 Kaposi's sarcoma of unspecified lung
9 C46.51 Kaposi's sarcoma of right lung
10 C46.52 Kaposi's sarcoma of left lung
11 C46.7 Kaposi's sarcoma of other sites

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