160.5 MAL NEO SPHENOID SINUS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 160.5

Short Description: Mal neo sphenoid sinus

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of sphenoidal sinus

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of respiratory and intrathoracic organs (160-165)
      • 160 Malignant neoplasm of nasal cavities, middle ear, and accessory sinuses
        • 160.5 Mal neo sphenoid sinus

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 160.5 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
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    • sinus (accessory)�������������������������������� 160.9��� 197.3����� 231.8����� 212.0����� 235.9����� 239.1
      • sphenoidal����������������������������������� 160.5��� 197.3����� 231.8����� 212.0����� 235.9����� 239.1
    • sphenoid�������������������������������������������� 160.5��� 197.3����� 231.8����� 212.0����� 235.9����� 239.1
      • bone�������������������������������������������� 170.0��� 198.5����� -������������ 213.0����� 238.0����� 239.2
      • sinus�������������������������������������������� 160.5��� 197.3����� 231.8����� 212.0����� 235.9����� 239.1

Crosswalk Information

The code 160.5 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
160.5 Right Arrow C31.3 Malignant neoplasm of sphenoid sinus
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
1 160.0 Malignant neoplasm of nasal cavities
2 160.1 Malignant neoplasm of auditory tube, middle ear, and mastoid air cells
3 160.2 Malignant neoplasm of maxillary sinus
4 160.3 Malignant neoplasm of ethmoidal sinus
5 160.4 Malignant neoplasm of frontal sinus
6 160.8 Malignant neoplasm of other accessory sinuses
7 160.9 Malignant neoplasm of accessory sinus, unspecified

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