ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D48.9

Neoplasm of uncertain behavior, unspecified

Diagnosis Code D48.9

ICD-10: D48.9
Short Description: Neoplasm of uncertain behavior, unspecified
Long Description: Neoplasm of uncertain behavior, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D48.9

Valid for Submission
The code D48.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Neoplasms of uncertain behavior, polycythemia vera and myelodysplastic syndromes (D37-D48)
      • Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unsp sites (D48)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code D48.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 826 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH MCC
  • 827 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH CC
  • 828 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 829 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH OTHER O.R. PROCEDURE WITH CC/MCC
  • 830 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH OTHER O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC

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  • 238.9 - Uncert behavior neo NOS

Synonyms
  • Apudoma
  • Carcinoid tumor
  • Deep fibromatosis
  • Desmoid fibromatosis
  • Fibromatosis colli
  • Giant cell tumor
  • Hemangioendothelioma
  • Juvenile hemangioendothelioma
  • Neoplastic disease of uncertain behavior

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