Diagnosis Code

C69.6 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF ORBIT

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C69.6

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of orbit

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of orbit

The code C69.6 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of eye, brain and other parts of central nervous system (C69-C72)
      • Malignant neoplasm of eye and adnexa (C69)
        • C69.6 Malignant neoplasm of orbit

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C69.6 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of connective tissue of orbit
    • Malignant neoplasm of extraocular muscle
    • Malignant neoplasm of peripheral nerves of orbit
    • Malignant neoplasm of retrobulbar tissue
    • Malignant neoplasm of retro-ocular tissue
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • malignant neoplasm of orbital bone (C41.0)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C69 Malignant neoplasm of eye and adnexa
C69.0 Malignant neoplasm of conjunctiva
C69.00 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified conjunctiva
C69.01 Malignant neoplasm of right conjunctiva
C69.02 Malignant neoplasm of left conjunctiva
C69.1 Malignant neoplasm of cornea
C69.10 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified cornea
C69.11 Malignant neoplasm of right cornea
C69.12 Malignant neoplasm of left cornea
C69.2 Malignant neoplasm of retina
C69.20 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified retina
C69.21 Malignant neoplasm of right retina
C69.22 Malignant neoplasm of left retina
C69.3 Malignant neoplasm of choroid
C69.30 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified choroid
C69.31 Malignant neoplasm of right choroid
C69.32 Malignant neoplasm of left choroid
C69.4 Malignant neoplasm of ciliary body
C69.40 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified ciliary body
C69.41 Malignant neoplasm of right ciliary body
C69.42 Malignant neoplasm of left ciliary body
C69.5 Malignant neoplasm of lacrimal gland and duct
C69.50 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified lacrimal gland and duct
C69.51 Malignant neoplasm of right lacrimal gland and duct
C69.52 Malignant neoplasm of left lacrimal gland and duct
C69.60 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified orbit
C69.61 Malignant neoplasm of right orbit
C69.62 Malignant neoplasm of left orbit
C69.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of eye and adnexa
C69.80 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of unspecified eye and adnexa
C69.81 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of right eye and adnexa
C69.82 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of left eye and adnexa
C69.9 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified site of eye
C69.90 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified site of unspecified eye
C69.91 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified site of right eye
C69.92 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified site of left eye

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