ICD-10-CM Code D48.4
Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of peritoneum
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
D48.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of neoplasm of uncertain behavior of peritoneum. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code D48 is used to code Neoplasm
Neoplasm (from Ancient Greek νέος- neo "new" and πλάσμα plasma "formation, creation") is an abnormal growth of tissue, and when also forming a mass is commonly referred to as a tumor or tumour. This abnormal growth (neoplasia) usually but not always forms a mass.
|MeSH Codes:||D009369, D009369|
|ICD 9 Codes:||140, 239.99|
Colectomy specimen containing a malignant neoplasm, namely an invasive colorectal cancer (the crater-like, reddish, irregularly shaped tumor)
- DRG Group #374-376 - Digestive malignancy with MCC.
- DRG Group #374-376 - Digestive malignancy with CC.
- DRG Group #374-376 - Digestive malignancy without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of retroperitoneum and peritoneum (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for morphology code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D48.4 - Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of peritoneum'
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ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index References for 'D48.4 - Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of peritoneum'
The ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code D48.4. Click on any term below to browse the neoplasms index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code D48.4 and a single ICD9 code, 235.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.