Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 192.9
Malignant neoplasm of nervous system part unspecified
  • Short description: Mal neo nervous syst NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 192.9 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 192.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 192.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 192.9: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anaplastic astrocytoma of central nervous system
  • Anaplastic astrocytoma, CNS
  • Astrocytoma, CNS
  • Cancer centrl nervous syst glioblastoma multiforme
  • Cancer CNS anaplastic astrocytoma
  • Cancer of the central nervous system
  • Cancer of the CNS (central nervous system) glioma
  • Cancer, central nervous system astrocytoma
  • Cancer, central nervous system ependymoma
  • Cancer, central nervous system oligodendroglioma
  • CNS cancer
  • Ependymoma of central nervous system
  • Ependymoma, CNS
  • Gliobastoma multiforme of central nervous system
  • Glioblastoma, CNS
  • Malignant glioma of central nervous system
  • Malignant glioma, CNS
  • Malignant melanoma of meninges
  • Malignant neoplasm of central nervous system
  • Malignant neoplasm of nervous system
  • Oligodendroglioma of central nervous system
  • Oligodendroglioma, CNS
  • Primary malignant astrocytoma of central nervous system
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of central nervous system
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of nervous system
192.9 Excludes
Applies To
  • Nervous system (central) NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 192.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM C72.9 Malignant neoplasm of central nervous system, unspecified
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