ICD-9 Code 202.61
Malignant mast cell tumors, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck
Not Valid for Submission
202.61 is a legacy non-billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of malignant mast cell tumors, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck. This code was replaced on September 30, 2015 by its ICD-10 equivalent.
|Short Description:||Mal mastocytosis head|
|Long Description:||Malignant mast cell tumors, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck|
Convert 202.61 to ICD-10
The following crosswalk between ICD-9 to ICD-10 is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:
- C96.2 - Malignant mast cell neoplasm
Malignant neoplasm of lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue (200-208)
- 202 Other malignant neoplasm of lymphoid and histiocytic tissue
- Malignant neoplasm of lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue (200-208)
Information for Medical Professionals
General Equivalence Map Definitions
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