C00.0 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF EXTERNAL UPPER LIP

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C00.0

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of external upper lip

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of external upper lip

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of lip (C00)
        • C00.0 Malignant neoplasm of external upper lip

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C00.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of lipstick area of upper lip
    • Malignant neoplasm of upper lip NOS
    • Malignant neoplasm of vermilion border of upper lip

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C00.0 Right Arrow 140.0 Mal neo upper vermilion
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 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-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C00 Malignant neoplasm of lip
2 C00.1 Malignant neoplasm of external lower lip
3 C00.2 Malignant neoplasm of external lip, unspecified
4 C00.3 Malignant neoplasm of upper lip, inner aspect
5 C00.4 Malignant neoplasm of lower lip, inner aspect
6 C00.5 Malignant neoplasm of lip, unspecified, inner aspect
7 C00.6 Malignant neoplasm of commissure of lip, unspecified
8 C00.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of lip
9 C00.9 Malignant neoplasm of lip, unspecified



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