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ICD-10-CM Code C34.1
Malignant neoplasm of upper lobe, bronchus or lung

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code C34.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of C34.1 that describes the diagnosis 'malignant neoplasm of upper lobe, bronchus or lung' in more detail.


The ICD code C341 is used to code Pancoast tumor

A Pancoast tumor, also called a pulmonary sulcus tumor or superior sulcus tumor, is a tumor of the pulmonary apex. It is a type of lung cancer defined primarily by its location situated at the top end of either the right or left lung. It typically spreads to nearby tissues such as the ribs and vertebrae. Most Pancoast tumors are non-small cell cancers.

Specialty: Oncology
MeSH Code: D010178
ICD 9 Code: 162.3

Chest radiograph showing a Pancoast tumor (labeled as P, non-small cell lung carcinoma, right lung), from a 47-year-old female smoker.

Source: Wikipedia

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Primary malignant neoplasm of bronchus of right upper lobe (disorder)
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of bronchus in left upper lobe (disorder)
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of bronchus in right upper lobe (disorder)

Coding Advice SNOMET-CT

  • Possible requirement for morphology code

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'C34.1 - Malignant neoplasm of upper lobe, bronchus or lung'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code C34.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index References for 'C34.1 - Malignant neoplasm of upper lobe, bronchus or lung'

The ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code C34.1. Click on any term below to browse the neoplasms index.


Parent Code: C34 - Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung

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