Malignancy

"Malignancy" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "malignancy"

  • Malignancy - See Also: Neoplasm, malignant, by site;
    • unspecified site (primary) - C80.1 Malignant (primary) neoplasm, unspecified

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.