148.0 MAL NEO POSTCRICOID

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 148.0

Short Description: Mal neo postcricoid

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region of hypopharynx

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of lip, oral cavity, and pharynx (140-149)
      • 148 Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx
        • 148.0 Mal neo postcricoid

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 148.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
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    • cricoid������������������������������������������������ 148.0��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.8����� 235.1����� 239.0
      • cartilage��������������������������������������� 161.3��� 197.3����� 231.0����� 212.1����� 235.6����� 239.1
    • cricopharynx��������������������������������������� 148.0��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.8����� 235.1����� 239.0
    • hypopharynx, hypopharyngeal NEC����� 148.9��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.8����� 235.1����� 239.0
      • postcricoid region������������������������� 148.0��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.8����� 235.1����� 239.0
    • postcricoid (region)����������������������������� 148.0��� 198.89��� 230.0����� 210.8����� 235.1����� 239.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 148.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
148.0 Right Arrow C13.0 Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region
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
1 148.1 Malignant neoplasm of pyriform sinus
2 148.2 Malignant neoplasm of aryepiglottic fold, hypopharyngeal aspect
3 148.3 Malignant neoplasm of posterior hypopharyngeal wall
4 148.8 Malignant neoplasm of other specified sites of hypopharynx
5 148.9 Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx, unspecified site

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