ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 196.8

Mal neo lymph node-mult

Diagnosis Code 196.8

ICD-9: 196.8
Short Description: Mal neo lymph node-mult
Long Description: Secondary and unspecified malignant neoplasm of lymph nodes of multiple sites
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 196.8

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified sites (190-199)
      • 196 Secondary and unspecified malignant neoplasm of lymph nodes

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • C77.8 - Sec and unsp malig neoplasm of nodes of multiple regions

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 196.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

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          • multiple sites in categories 196.0-196.6����������������� -��������� 196.8����� -������������ 229.0����� 238.8����� 239.89

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