Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 188.8

Short Description: Malig neo bladder NEC

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of other specified sites of bladder

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of genitourinary organs (179-189)
      • 188 Malignant neoplasm of bladder
        • 188.8 Malig neo bladder NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Malignant neoplasm, overlapping lesion of bladder
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of apex of urinary bladder
  • T2: Urinary bladder tumor invades muscle

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 188.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
    • bladder (urinary)���������������������������������� 188.9��� 198.1����� 233.7����� 223.3����� 236.7����� 239.4
      • contiguous sites��������������������������� 188.8��� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -
      • sphincter�������������������������������������� 188.8��� 198.1����� 233.7����� 223.3����� 236.7����� 239.4

Crosswalk Information

The code 188.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
188.8 Right Arrow C67.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of bladder
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
188.0 Malignant neoplasm of trigone of urinary bladder
188.1 Malignant neoplasm of dome of urinary bladder
188.2 Malignant neoplasm of lateral wall of urinary bladder
188.3 Malignant neoplasm of anterior wall of urinary bladder
188.4 Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of urinary bladder
188.5 Malignant neoplasm of bladder neck
188.6 Malignant neoplasm of ureteric orifice
188.7 Malignant neoplasm of urachus
188.9 Malignant neoplasm of bladder, part unspecified

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