Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 198.6
Secondary malignant neoplasm of ovary
  • Short description: Second malig neo ovary.
  • ICD-9-CM 198.6 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 198.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Cancer metastatic to L ovary
  • Cancer metastatic to left ovary
  • Cancer metastatic to ovary
  • Cancer metastatic to R ovary
  • Cancer metastatic to right ovary
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of left ovary
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of right ovary
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 198.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM C79.60 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified ovary
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 198.6:
  • Krukenberg's
    • tumor (M8490/6) 198.6
  • Tumor (M8000/1) - see also Neoplasm, by site, unspecified nature
    • Krukenberg's (M8490/6) 198.6
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