2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage of limbs (C40)

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  • code to identify major osseous defect, if applicable M89.7
    • ICD-10 Index

      • Neoplasms (C00–D48)

        • Malignant neoplasms of bone and articular cartilage (C40-C41)

            • Malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage of limbs (C40)
            • C40 - Malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage of limbs NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.0 - Malignant neoplasm of scapula and long bones of upper limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.00 - Malig neoplasm of scapula and long bones of unsp upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.01 - Malig neoplasm of scapula and long bones of right upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.02 - Malig neoplasm of scapula and long bones of left upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.1 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of upper limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.10 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of unspecified upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.11 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of right upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.12 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of left upper limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.2 - Malignant neoplasm of long bones of lower limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.20 - Malignant neoplasm of long bones of unspecified lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.21 - Malignant neoplasm of long bones of right lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.22 - Malignant neoplasm of long bones of left lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.3 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of lower limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.30 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of unspecified lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.31 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of right lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.32 - Malignant neoplasm of short bones of left lower limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.8 - Malig neoplasm of ovrlp sites of bone/artic cartl of limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.80 - Malig neoplm of ovrlp sites of bone/artic cartl of unsp limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.81 - Malig neoplm of ovrlp sites of bone/artic cartl of r limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.82 - Malig neoplm of ovrlp sites of bone/artic cartl of left limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.9 - Malignant neoplasm of unsp bones and artic cartilage of limb NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.90 - Malig neoplasm of unsp bones and artic cartlg of unsp limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.91 - Malig neoplasm of unsp bones and artic cartlg of right limb BILLABLE CODE
            • C40.92 - Malig neoplasm of unsp bones and artic cartlg of left limb BILLABLE CODE