Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 161.8

Short Description: Malignant neo larynx NEC

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of other specified sites of larynx

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of respiratory and intrathoracic organs (160-165)
      • 161 Malignant neoplasm of larynx
        • 161.8 Malignant neo larynx NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 161.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
    • larynx, laryngeal NEC�������������������������� 161.9��� 197.3����� 231.0����� 212.1����� 235.6����� 239.1
      • contiguous sites��������������������������� 161.8��� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -

Crosswalk Information

The code 161.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
161.8 Right Arrow C32.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of larynx
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
1 161.0 Malignant neoplasm of glottis
2 161.1 Malignant neoplasm of supraglottis
3 161.2 Malignant neoplasm of subglottis
4 161.3 Malignant neoplasm of laryngeal cartilages
5 161.9 Malignant neoplasm of larynx, unspecified

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