C05 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF PALATE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C05

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of palate

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of palate

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of palate (C05)
        • C05 Malignant neoplasm of palate

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C05 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • Kaposi's sarcoma of palate (C46.2)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C05.0 Malignant neoplasm of hard palate
2 C05.1 Malignant neoplasm of soft palate
3 C05.2 Malignant neoplasm of uvula
4 C05.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of palate
5 C05.9 Malignant neoplasm of palate, unspecified



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