Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 141.5

Short Description: Mal neo tongue junction

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of junctional zone of tongue

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of lip, oral cavity, and pharynx (140-149)
      • 141 Malignant neoplasm of tongue
        • 141.5 Mal neo tongue junction

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 141.5 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
    • tongue����������������������������������������������� 141.9��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.1����� 235.1����� 239.0
      • junctional zone������������������������������ 141.5��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.1����� 235.1����� 239.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 141.5 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
141.5 Right Arrow C02.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of tongue
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 141.0 Malignant neoplasm of base of tongue
2 141.1 Malignant neoplasm of dorsal surface of tongue
3 141.2 Malignant neoplasm of tip and lateral border of tongue
4 141.3 Malignant neoplasm of ventral surface of tongue
5 141.4 Malignant neoplasm of anterior two-thirds of tongue, part unspecified
6 141.6 Malignant neoplasm of lingual tonsil
7 141.8 Malignant neoplasm of other sites of tongue
8 141.9 Malignant neoplasm of tongue, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014