ICD-10 Diagnosis Code C13.0

Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region

Diagnosis Code C13.0

ICD-10: C13.0
Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region
Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code C13.0

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms
    • Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14)
      • Malignant neoplasm of hypopharynx (C13)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 148.0 - Mal neo postcricoid

  • Malignant tumor of postcricoid region
  • Neoplasm of postcricoid region
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of postcricoid region
  • Primary squamous cell carcinoma of postcricoid region

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