145.3 MALIG NEO SOFT PALATE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 145.3

Short Description: Malig neo soft palate

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of soft palate

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of lip, oral cavity, and pharynx (140-149)
      • 145 Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified parts of mouth
        • 145.3 Malig neo soft palate

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 145.3 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
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    • palate������������������������������������������������� 145.5��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.4����� 235.1����� 239.0
      • soft���������������������������������������������� 145.3��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.4����� 235.1����� 239.0
        • nasopharyngeal surface���������� 147.3��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.7����� 235.1����� 239.0
        • posterior surface�������������������� 147.3��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.7����� 235.1����� 239.0
        • superior surface���������������������� 147.3��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.7����� 235.1����� 239.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 145.3 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
145.3 Right Arrow C05.1 Malignant neoplasm of soft palate
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
1 145.0 Malignant neoplasm of cheek mucosa
2 145.1 Malignant neoplasm of vestibule of mouth
3 145.2 Malignant neoplasm of hard palate
4 145.4 Malignant neoplasm of uvula
5 145.5 Malignant neoplasm of palate, unspecified
6 145.6 Malignant neoplasm of retromolar area
7 145.8 Malignant neoplasm of other specified parts of mouth
8 145.9 Malignant neoplasm of mouth, unspecified

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