Diagnosis Code

C48.8 MALIG NEOPLASM OF OVRLP SITES OF RETROPERITON AND PERITONEUM

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C48.8

Short Description: Malig neoplasm of ovrlp sites of retroperiton and peritoneum

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of retroperitoneum and peritoneum

The code C48.8 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of mesothelial and soft tissue (C45-C49)
      • Malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum and peritoneum (C48)
        • C48.8 Malig neoplasm of ovrlp sites of retroperiton and peritoneum

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Malignant tumor of peritoneum and retroperitoneum
  • Overlapping malignant lesion of retroperitoneum and peritoneum
  • Overlapping malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum and peritoneum
  • Tumor of peritoneum and retroperitoneum

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C48.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Digestive Malignancy With Mcc (374)
  • Digestive Malignancy With Cc (375)
  • Digestive Malignancy Without Cc/mcc (376)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C48.8 Right Arrow 158.8 Mal neo peritoneum NEC
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
C48 Malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum and peritoneum
C48.0 Malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum
C48.1 Malignant neoplasm of specified parts of peritoneum
C48.2 Malignant neoplasm of peritoneum, unspecified

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