ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D49.6

Neoplasm of unspecified behavior of brain

Diagnosis Code D49.6

ICD-10: D49.6
Short Description: Neoplasm of unspecified behavior of brain
Long Description: Neoplasm of unspecified behavior of brain
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D49.6

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism
    • Neoplasms of unspecified behavior (D49)
      • Neoplasms of unspecified behavior (D49)

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  • 239.6 - Brain neoplasm NOS

  • Cerebellopontine angle tumor
  • Cerebral degeneration due to neoplastic disease
  • Germ cell tumor of the brain
  • Intracranial tumor
  • Neoplasm of brain
  • Neoplasm of brain stem
  • Neoplasm of cerebellum
  • Neoplasm of cerebral ventricle
  • Neoplasm of cerebrum
  • Neoplasm of frontal lobe
  • Neoplasm of occipital lobe
  • Neoplasm of parietal lobe
  • Neoplasm of temporal lobe
  • Neuronal and mixed neuronal - glial tumor of brain
  • Tumor of choroid plexus
  • Tumor of hypothalamus

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