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


  • Overlapping malignant neoplasm of larynx

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 2018 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

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
161.0 Malignant neoplasm of glottis
161.1 Malignant neoplasm of supraglottis
161.2 Malignant neoplasm of subglottis
161.3 Malignant neoplasm of laryngeal cartilages
161.9 Malignant neoplasm of larynx, unspecified

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