Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 176.2

Short Description: Palate - kpsi's sarcoma

Long Description: Kaposi's sarcoma, palate

Code Classification:

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

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 176.2 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Kaposi's
    • sarcoma (M9140/3) 176.9
      • palate 176.2

Crosswalk Information

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

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