173.72 SQAM CELL CA SKN LOW LMB

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 173.72

Short Description: Sqam cell ca skn low lmb

Long Description: Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of lower limb, including hip

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of bone, connective tissue, skin, and breast (170-176)
      • 173 Other malignant neoplasm of skin
        • 173.72 Sqam cell ca skn low lmb

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 173.72 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
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    • skin� NOS������������������������������������������ 173.90� 198.2����� 232.9����� 216.9����� 238.2����� 239.2
      • hip����������������������������������������������� 173.70� 198.2����� 232.7����� 216.7����� 238.2����� 239.2
        • squamous cell carcinoma�������� 173.72� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -
      • limb NEC�������������������������������������� 173.90� 198.2����� 232.9����� 216.9����� 238.2����� 239.5
        • squamous cell carcinoma�������� 173.72� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -

Crosswalk Information

The code 173.72 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
173.72 Right Arrow C44.721 Squamous cell carcinoma skin/ unsp lower limb, including hip
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
1 173.00 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of lip
2 173.01 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of lip
3 173.02 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of lip
4 173.09 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of lip
5 173.10 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of eyelid, including canthus
6 173.11 Basal cell carcinoma of eyelid, including canthus
7 173.12 Squamous cell carcinoma of eyelid, including canthus
8 173.19 Other specified malignant neoplasm of eyelid, including canthus
9 173.20 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of ear and external auditory canal
10 173.21 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of ear and external auditory canal
11 173.22 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of ear and external auditory canal
12 173.29 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of ear and external auditory canal
13 173.30 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of other and unspecified parts of face
14 173.31 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of other and unspecified parts of face
15 173.32 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of other and unspecified parts of face
16 173.39 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of other and unspecified parts of face
17 173.40 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of scalp and skin of neck
18 173.41 Basal cell carcinoma of scalp and skin of neck
19 173.42 Squamous cell carcinoma of scalp and skin of neck
20 173.49 Other specified malignant neoplasm of scalp and skin of neck
21 173.50 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of trunk, except scrotum
22 173.51 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of trunk, except scrotum
23 173.52 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of trunk, except scrotum
24 173.59 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of trunk, except scrotum
25 173.60 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of upper limb, including shoulder
26 173.61 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of upper limb, including shoulder
27 173.62 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of upper limb, including shoulder
28 173.69 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of upper limb, including shoulder
29 173.70 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin of lower limb, including hip
30 173.71 Basal cell carcinoma of skin of lower limb, including hip
31 173.79 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin of lower limb, including hip
32 173.80 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of other specified sites of skin
33 173.81 Basal cell carcinoma of other specified sites of skin
34 173.82 Squamous cell carcinoma of other specified sites of skin
35 173.89 Other specified malignant neoplasm of other specified sites of skin
36 173.90 Unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin, site unspecified
37 173.91 Basal cell carcinoma of skin, site unspecified
38 173.92 Squamous cell carcinoma of skin, site unspecified
39 173.99 Other specified malignant neoplasm of skin, site unspecified

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