Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 176.0

Short Description: Skin - kaposi's sarcoma

Long Description: Kaposi's sarcoma, skin

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of bone, connective tissue, skin, and breast (170-176)
      • 176 Kaposi's sarcoma
        • 176.0 Skin - kaposi's sarcoma

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 176.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Kaposi's
    • sarcoma (M9140/3) 176.9
      • skin 176.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 176.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
176.0 Right Arrow C46.0 Kaposi's sarcoma of skin
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 176.1 Kaposi's sarcoma, soft tissue
2 176.2 Kaposi's sarcoma, palate
3 176.3 Kaposi's sarcoma, gastrointestinal sites
4 176.4 Kaposi's sarcoma, lung
5 176.5 Kaposi's sarcoma, lymph nodes
6 176.8 Kaposi's sarcoma, other specified sites
7 176.9 Kaposi's sarcoma, unspecified site

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014