ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 159.8

Mal neo gi/intra-abd NEC

Diagnosis Code 159.8

ICD-9: 159.8
Short Description: Mal neo gi/intra-abd NEC
Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of other sites of digestive system and intra-abdominal organs
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 159.8

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of digestive organs and peritoneum (150-159)
      • 159 Malignant neoplasm of other and ill-defined sites within the digestive organs and peritoneum

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Malignant neoplasm, overlapping lesion of digestive system
  • Overlapping malignant neoplasm of gastrointestinal tract

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 159.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

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      • gastrocolic.���������������������������������������� 159.8��� 197.8����� 230.9����� 211.9����� 235.5����� 239.0
      • peritoneum, peritoneal (cavity)������������� 158.9��� 197.6����� -������������ 211.8����� 235.4����� 239.0
        • contiguous sites��������������������������� 158.8��� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -
          • with digestive organs�������������� 159.8��� -������������ -������������ -������������ -������������ -

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