ICD-10-CM Code C25.4
Malignant neoplasm of endocrine pancreas
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
C25.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of malignant neoplasm of endocrine pancreas. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code C254 is used to code Glucagonoma
A glucagonoma is a rare tumor of the alpha cells of the pancreas that results in the overproduction of the hormone glucagon. Alpha cell tumors are commonly associated with glucagonoma syndrome, though similar symptoms are present in cases of pseudoglucagonoma syndrome in the absence of a glucagon-secreting tumor.
|MeSH Codes:||D005935, D005935, D003969|
|ICD 9 Codes:||157.4, 211.7,|
Coding Notes for C25.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Malignant neoplasm of islets of Langerhans
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to identify any functional activity.
- DRG Group #435-437 - Malignancy of hepatobiliary system or pancreas with MCC.
- DRG Group #435-437 - Malignancy of hepatobiliary system or pancreas with CC.
- DRG Group #435-437 - Malignancy of hepatobiliary system or pancreas without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Primary malignant neoplasm of islets of Langerhans (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for morphology code
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'C25.4 - Malignant neoplasm of endocrine pancreas'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code C25.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index References for 'C25.4 - Malignant neoplasm of endocrine pancreas'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 157.4 was previously used, C25.4 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.