176.9 KAPOSI'S SARCOMA NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 176.9

Short Description: Kaposi's sarcoma NOS

Long Description: Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified site

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of bone, connective tissue, skin, and breast (170-176)
      • 176 Kaposi's sarcoma
        • 176.9 Kaposi's sarcoma NOS

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 176.9 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Kaposi's
    • sarcoma (M9140/3) 176.9
      • adipose tissue 176.1
      • aponeurosis 176.1
      • artery 176.1
      • associated herpesvirus infection 058.89
      • blood vessel 176.1
      • bursa 176.1
      • connective tissue 176.1
      • external genitalia 176.8
      • fascia 176.1
      • fatty tissue 176.1
      • fibrous tissue 176.1
      • gastrointestinal tract NEC 176.3
      • ligament 176.1
      • lung 176.4
      • lymph
        • gland(s) 176.5
        • node(s) 176.5
      • lymphatic(s) NEC 176.1
      • muscle (skeletal) 176.1
      • oral cavity NEC 176.8
      • palate 176.2
      • scrotum 176.8
      • skin 176.0
      • soft tissue 176.1
      • specified site NEC 176.8
      • subcutaneous tissue 176.1
      • synovia 176.1
      • tendon (sheath) 176.1
      • vein 176.1
      • vessel 176.1
      • viscera NEC 176.9
      • vulva 176.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 176.9 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
176.9 Right Arrow C46.9 Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified
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
1 176.0 Kaposi's sarcoma, skin
2 176.1 Kaposi's sarcoma, soft tissue
3 176.2 Kaposi's sarcoma, palate
4 176.3 Kaposi's sarcoma, gastrointestinal sites
5 176.4 Kaposi's sarcoma, lung
6 176.5 Kaposi's sarcoma, lymph nodes
7 176.8 Kaposi's sarcoma, other specified sites

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