C01 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF BASE OF TONGUE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C01

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of base of tongue

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of base of tongue

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of base of tongue (C01)
        • C01 Malignant neoplasm of base of tongue

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C01 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of dorsal surface of base of tongue
    • Malignant neoplasm of fixed part of tongue NOS
    • Malignant neoplasm of posterior third of tongue

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C01 Right Arrow 141.0 Mal neo tongue base
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.

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