Diagnosis Code

D38.5 NEOPLASM OF UNCERTAIN BEHAVIOR OF OTHER RESPIRATORY ORGANS


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: D38.5

Short Description: Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other respiratory organs

Long Description: Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other respiratory organs

The code D38.5 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Neoplasms of uncertain behavior, polycythemia vera and myelodysplastic syndromes (D37-D48)
      • Neoplm of uncrt behav of mid ear & resp and intrathorac org (D38)
        • D38.5 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other respiratory organs

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Mass of petrous part of temporal bone
  • Neoplasm of cartilage of nose
  • Neoplasm of mastoid air cells
  • Neoplasm of nasal vestibule
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of accessory sinus
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of cartilage of nose
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of ear
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of ethmoidal sinus
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of eustachian tube
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of frontal sinus
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of mastoid air cells
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of maxillary sinus
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of middle ear
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nasal cavity
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nasal concha
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nose
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nose
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nose
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of septum of nose
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of sphenoidal sinus
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of temporal bone
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of temporal bone
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of tympanic antrum
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of tympanic cavity
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of upper respiratory tract
  • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of vestibule of nose
  • Tumor of Eustachian tube
  • Tumor of middle ear and mastoid
  • Tumor of tympanic antrum
  • Tumor of tympanic cavity

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code D38.5 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 D38.5 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of accessory sinuses
    • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of cartilage of nose
    • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of middle ear
    • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nasal cavities
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of ear (external) (skin) (@D48.5*)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of nose NOS (@D48.7*)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of skin of nose (@D48.5*)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
D38.5 Right Arrow 235.9 Unc behav neo resp NEC

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
D38 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of middle ear and respiratory and intrathoracic organs
D38.0 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of larynx
D38.1 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of trachea, bronchus and lung
D38.2 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of pleura
D38.3 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of mediastinum
D38.4 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of thymus
D38.6 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of respiratory organ, unspecified


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