Malignant neoplasms of digestive organs
Malignant neoplasm of rectum C20- >
- Malignant neoplasm of rectal ampulla
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
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 C20. 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.
- A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm involving the rectum.
- A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the rectum. Representative examples include carcinoma, lymphoma, and sarcoma.
- C20 Malignant neoplasm of rectum