Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code C44.520

Squamous cell carcinoma of anal skin

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • C44.520 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of C44.520. Other international versions of ICD-10 C44.520 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • A squamous cell carcinoma arising from the perianal skin.
Applicable To
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of anal margin
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of perianal skin
ICD-10-CM C44.520 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM C44.520 to ICD-9-CM