Teratocarcinoma

"Teratocarcinoma" 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 "teratocarcinoma"

  • Teratocarcinoma - See Also: Neoplasm, malignant, by site;
    • liver - C22.7 Other specified carcinomas of liver

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Liver: A large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates that is responsible for detoxification, metabolism, synthesis and storage of various substances.

Teratocarcinoma: A malignant neoplasm consisting of elements of teratoma with those of embryonal carcinoma or choriocarcinoma, or both. It occurs most often in the testis. (Dorland, 27th ed)