Diagnosis Code

C78.02 SECONDARY MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF LEFT LUNG


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C78.02

Short Description: Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lung

Long Description: Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lung

The code C78.02 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of ill-defined, other secondary and unspecified sites (C76-C80)
      • Secondary malignant neoplasm of resp and digestive organs (C78)
        • C78.02 Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lung

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Adenocarcinoma of left lung
  • Adenocarcinoma of right lung
  • Malignant neoplasm of lower lobe bronchus
  • Malignant neoplasm of lower lobe of left lung
  • Malignant neoplasm of upper lobe bronchus
  • Malignant neoplasm of upper lobe of left lung
  • Metastasis to lung from adenocarcinoma
  • Neoplasm of bronchus of left lower lobe
  • Neoplasm of bronchus of left upper lobe
  • Secondary adenocarcinoma of bilateral lungs
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bilateral lungs
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bronchus
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bronchus
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bronchus of left lower lobe
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bronchus of left upper lobe
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lower lobe of lung
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lung
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of left upper lobe of lung
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of right lung
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of right lung

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C78.02 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)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C78.02 Right Arrow 197.0 Secondary malig neo lung

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
C78 Secondary malignant neoplasm of respiratory and digestive organs
C78.0 Secondary malignant neoplasm of lung
C78.00 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified lung
C78.01 Secondary malignant neoplasm of right lung
C78.1 Secondary malignant neoplasm of mediastinum
C78.2 Secondary malignant neoplasm of pleura
C78.3 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified respiratory organs
C78.30 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified respiratory organ
C78.39 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other respiratory organs
C78.4 Secondary malignant neoplasm of small intestine
C78.5 Secondary malignant neoplasm of large intestine and rectum
C78.6 Secondary malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum and peritoneum
C78.7 Secondary malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile duct
C78.8 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified digestive organs
C78.80 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified digestive organ
C78.89 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other digestive organs


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020