Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 191.1
Malignant neoplasm of frontal lobe
  • Short description: MALIG NEO FRONTAL LOBE.
  • ICD-9-CM 191.1 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 191.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 191.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 191.1: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Brain cancer, frontal lobe
  • Cancer of the brain, frontal lobe
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of frontal lobe
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 191.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM C71.1 Malignant neoplasm of frontal lobe
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