Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 173.1
Other malignant neoplasm of skin of eyelid including canthus
  • Short description: Malig neo skin eyelid.
  • ICD-9-CM 173.1 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 173.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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173.1 Excludes
  • cartilage of eyelid (171.0)
  • No ICD-10-CM code(s) convert to ICD-9-CM 173.1
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