Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 197.0
Secondary malignant neoplasm of lung
  • Short description: Secondary malig neo lung.
  • ICD-9-CM 197.0 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 197.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 197.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 197.0: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Adenocarcinoma metastatic to lung
  • CA metastatic to lung
  • CA metastatic to lung, adenoca
  • Cancer metastatic to bilat lungs
  • Cancer metastatic to bilateral lungs
  • Cancer metastatic to L lung
  • Cancer metastatic to left lung
  • Cancer metastatic to lung
  • Cancer metastatic to lung undifferentiated lg cell
  • Cancer metastatic to lung, adenocarcinoma
  • Cancer metastatic to lung, small cell
  • Cancer metastatic to lung, squamous cell
  • Cancer metastatic to R lung
  • Cancer metastatic to right lung
  • Cancer of the thyroid, with metastasis to lungs
  • Melanoma eye, metastatic to lung
  • Melanoma metastatic to lung
  • Melanoma, eye, metastatic to lung
  • Melanoma, metastatic to lung
  • Secondary adenocarcinoma of lung
  • Secondary malignant melanoma of lung
  • Secondary malignant melanoma of lung from eye
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of bilateral lungs
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of left lung
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of lungs from thyroid
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of right lung
  • Secondary small cell cancer of lung
  • Secondary squamous cell carcinoma of lung
  • Secondary undifferentiated large cell malignant neoplasm of lung
  • Small cell cancer metastatic to lung
  • Squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to lung
  • Thyroid cancer metastatic to lung
  • Undifferentiated large cell cancer metastatic to lung
Applies To
  • Bronchus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 197.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM C78.00 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified lung
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