Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code C67.9

Malignant neoplasm of bladder, unspecified

  • C67.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, C67.9 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm involving the bladder.
  • The bladder is a hollow organ in your lower abdomen that stores urine. Bladder cancer occurs in the lining of the bladder. It is the sixth most common type of cancer in the United States.symptoms include
    • blood in your urine
    • a frequent urge to urinate
    • pain when you urinate
    • low back pain
    risk factors for developing bladder cancer include smoking and exposure to certain chemicals in the workplace. People with a family history of bladder cancer or who are older, white, or male have a higher risk.treatments for bladder cancer include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and biologic therapy. Biologic therapy boosts your body's own ability to fight cancer. nih: national cancer institute
Description Synonyms
  • Adenocarcinoma of bladder
  • Adenocarcinoma, bladder
  • Bladder cancer
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, adenocarcinoma
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, current, localized
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, invasive
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, spindle cell
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, squamous cell
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, superficial
  • Cancer of the urinary bladder, transitional cell
  • Carcinoma of urinary bladder, invasive
  • Carcinoma of urinary bladder, superficial
  • Invasive bladder cancer
  • Localized bladder cancer
  • Localized primary malignant neoplasm of bladder
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of bladder
  • Primary spindle cell carcinoma of urinary bladder
  • Spindle cell carcinoma, urinary bladder
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of bladder
  • Squamous cell carcinoma, bladder
  • Superficial bladder cancer
  • Transitional cell carcinoma of bladder
  • Transitional cell carcinoma, bladder
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 114,634 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 C67.9 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 C67.9 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM C67.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 656 Kidney & ureter procedures for neoplasm with mcc
  • 657 Kidney & ureter procedures for neoplasm with cc
  • 658 Kidney & ureter procedures for neoplasm without cc/mcc
  • 659 Kidney & ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with mcc
  • 660 Kidney & ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with cc
  • 661 Kidney & ureter procedures for non-neoplasm without cc/mcc
  • 686 Kidney & urinary tract neoplasms with mcc
  • 687 Kidney & urinary tract neoplasms with cc
  • 688 Kidney & urinary tract neoplasms without cc/mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM C67.9 to ICD-9-CM