C38 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF HEART, MEDIASTINUM AND PLEURA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C38

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of respiratory and intrathoracic organs (C30-C39)
      • Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura (C38)
        • C38 Malignant neoplasm of heart, mediastinum and pleura

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C38 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • mesothelioma (C45.-)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 C38.0 Malignant neoplasm of heart
2 C38.1 Malignant neoplasm of anterior mediastinum
3 C38.2 Malignant neoplasm of posterior mediastinum
4 C38.3 Malignant neoplasm of mediastinum, part unspecified
5 C38.4 Malignant neoplasm of pleura
6 C38.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of heart, mediastinum and pleura



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