Neoplasms of unspecified behavior D49- >

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    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D49

    Neoplasms of unspecified behavior

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • 'growth' NOS
    • neoplasm NOS
    • new growth NOS
    • tumor NOS
    Note
    • Category D49 classifies by site neoplasms of unspecified morphology and behavior. The term 'mass', unless otherwise stated, is not to be regarded as a neoplastic growth.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • neoplasms of uncertain behavior (D37-D44, D48)
    D49
    classifies by site neoplasms of unspecified morphology and behavior. The term 'mass', unless otherwise stated, is not to be regarded as a neoplastic growth.
Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as D49. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • neoplasms of uncertain behavior (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D37

    Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of oral cavity and digestive organs

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • stromal tumors of uncertain behavior of digestive system (D48.1)
    D37
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D44

    Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of endocrine glands

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • multiple endocrine adenomatosis (E31.2-)
    • multiple endocrine neoplasia (E31.2-)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of endocrine pancreas (D37.8)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of ovary (D39.1-)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of testis (D40.1-)
    • neoplasm of uncertain behavior of thymus (D38.4)
    D44
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D48

    Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unspecified sites

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • neurofibromatosis (nonmalignant) (Q85.0-)
    D48
    )
Includes
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  • 'growth' NOS
  • neoplasm NOS
  • new growth NOS
  • tumor NOS
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