C08.9 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF MAJOR SALIVARY GLAND, UNSPECIFIED

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C08.9

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of major salivary gland, unspecified

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of major salivary gland, unspecified

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of other and unsp major salivary glands (C08)
        • C08.9 Malignant neoplasm of major salivary gland, unspecified

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C08.9 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of salivary gland (major) NOS

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C08.9 Right Arrow 142.8 Mal neo maj salivary NEC
142.9 Mal neo salivary NOS
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 C08 Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified major salivary glands
2 C08.0 Malignant neoplasm of submandibular gland
3 C08.1 Malignant neoplasm of sublingual gland



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