ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 238.9

Uncert behavior neo NOS

Diagnosis Code 238.9

ICD-9: 238.9
Short Description: Uncert behavior neo NOS
Long Description: Neoplasm of uncertain behavior, site unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 238.9

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Neoplasms of uncertain behavior (235-238)
      • 238 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unspecified sites and tissues

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • D48.9 - Neoplasm of uncertain behavior, unspecified

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 238.9 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Neoplasm, neoplastic������������������������������� 199.1��� 199.1����� 234.9����� 229.9����� 238.9����� 239.9
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      • disease, generalized��������������������������� 199.0��� 199.0����� 234.9����� 229.9����� 238.9����� 199.0
      • disseminated�������������������������������������� 199.0��� 199.0����� 234.9����� 229.9����� 238.9����� 199.0
      • generalized����������������������������������������� 199.0��� 199.0����� 234.9����� 229.9����� 238.9����� 199.0
      • pericardium���������������������������������������� 164.1��� 198.89��� -������������ 212.7����� 238.9����� 239.89
      • unknown site or unspecified���������������� 199.1��� 199.1����� 234.9����� 229.9����� 238.9����� 239.9

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