Diagnosis Code

C76.1 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF THORAX


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C76.1

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of thorax

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of thorax

The code C76.1 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of ill-defined, other secondary and unspecified sites (C76-C80)
      • Malignant neoplasm of other and ill-defined sites (C76)
        • C76.1 Malignant neoplasm of thorax

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Malignant melanoma of axilla
  • Malignant melanoma of chest wall
  • Malignant neoplasm of chest wall
  • Malignant neoplasm of thoracic cavity structure
  • Malignant neoplasm of thorax
  • Malignant tumor of axilla
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Primary adenocarcinoma of chest wall
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of axilla
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of chest wall
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of intrathoracic organs
  • Primary rhabdomyosarcoma of intrathoracic organ
  • Primary squamous cell carcinoma of intrathoracic organ
  • Primary synovial sarcoma of intrathoracic organ
  • Primary undifferentiated large cell malignancy of chest wall
  • Thoracic neuroblastoma

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C76.1 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Mcc (180)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Cc (181)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms Without Cc/mcc (182)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C76.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Intrathoracic malignant neoplasm NOS
    • Malignant neoplasm of axilla NOS
    • Thoracic malignant neoplasm NOS

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C76.1 Right Arrow 195.1 Malign neopl thorax

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C76 Malignant neoplasm of other and ill-defined sites
C76.0 Malignant neoplasm of head, face and neck
C76.2 Malignant neoplasm of abdomen
C76.3 Malignant neoplasm of pelvis
C76.4 Malignant neoplasm of upper limb
C76.40 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified upper limb
C76.41 Malignant neoplasm of right upper limb
C76.42 Malignant neoplasm of left upper limb
C76.5 Malignant neoplasm of lower limb
C76.50 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified lower limb
C76.51 Malignant neoplasm of right lower limb
C76.52 Malignant neoplasm of left lower limb
C76.8 Malignant neoplasm of other specified ill-defined sites


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