ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 163.0

Mal neo parietal pleura

Diagnosis Code 163.0

ICD-9: 163.0
Short Description: Mal neo parietal pleura
Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of parietal pleura
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 163.0

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms
    • Malignant neoplasm of respiratory and intrathoracic organs (160-165)
      • 163 Malignant neoplasm of pleura

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 163.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

      • pleura, pleural (cavity)������������������������� 163.9��� 197.2����� -������������ 212.4����� 235.8����� 239.1
        • parietal����������������������������������������� 163.0��� 197.2����� -������������ 212.4����� 235.8����� 239.1

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