C72.59 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF OTHER CRANIAL NERVES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C72.59

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of other cranial nerves

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of other cranial nerves

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of eye, brain and other parts of central nervous system (C69-C72)
      • Malig neoplm of spinal cord, cranial nerves and oth prt cnsl (C72)
        • C72.59 Malignant neoplasm of other cranial nerves

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C72.59 Right Arrow 192.0 Mal neo cranial nerves
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 C72 Malignant neoplasm of spinal cord, cranial nerves and other parts of central nervous system
2 C72.0 Malignant neoplasm of spinal cord
3 C72.1 Malignant neoplasm of cauda equina
4 C72.2 Malignant neoplasm of olfactory nerve
5 C72.20 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified olfactory nerve
6 C72.21 Malignant neoplasm of right olfactory nerve
7 C72.22 Malignant neoplasm of left olfactory nerve
8 C72.3 Malignant neoplasm of optic nerve
9 C72.30 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified optic nerve
10 C72.31 Malignant neoplasm of right optic nerve
11 C72.32 Malignant neoplasm of left optic nerve
12 C72.4 Malignant neoplasm of acoustic nerve
13 C72.40 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified acoustic nerve
14 C72.41 Malignant neoplasm of right acoustic nerve
15 C72.42 Malignant neoplasm of left acoustic nerve
16 C72.5 Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified cranial nerves
17 C72.50 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified cranial nerve
18 C72.9 Malignant neoplasm of central nervous system, unspecified



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