Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 170.4
Malignant neoplasm of scapula and long bones of upper limb
  • Short description: Mal neo long bones arm.
  • ICD-9-CM 170.4 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 170.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 170.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 170.4: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bone and cartilage cancer, L arm, overlapping sites
  • Bone and cartilage cancer, R arm, overlapping sites
  • Bone cancer, acromion
  • Bone cancer, arm
  • Bone cancer, L arm
  • Bone cancer, L scapula
  • Bone cancer, R arm
  • Bone cancer, R scapula
  • Bone cancer, radius
  • Bone cancer, scapula
  • Bone cancer, ulna
  • Cancer of the bone, acromion
  • Cancer of the bone, long bone of upper limb
  • Cancer of the bone, radius
  • Cancer of the bone, scapula
  • Cancer of the bone, ulna
  • Cancer of the bone, upper limb
  • Cancer of the bone, upper limb, chondrosarcoma
  • Cancer of the bone, upper limb, Ewings sarcoma
  • Cancer of the bone, upper limb, osteosarcoma
  • Cancer, bone and cartilage right arm, overlap site
  • Cancer, bone and cartilage, left arm, overlap site
  • Cancer, bone of left arm
  • Cancer, bone of left scapula
  • Cancer, bone of right arm
  • Cancer, bone of right scapula
  • Chondrosarcoma, arm
  • Chondrosarcoma, long bones of arm
  • Chondrosarcoma, scapula
  • Ewing's sarcoma of upper limb
  • Ewings sarcoma, arm
  • Long bone cancer, arm
  • Osteitis deformans of forearm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of L forearm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of L shoulder in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of L upper arm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of left forearm
  • Osteitis deformans of left forearm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of left shoulder
  • Osteitis deformans of left shoulder in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of left upper arm
  • Osteitis deformans of left upper arm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of R forearm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of R shoulder in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of R upper arm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of right forearm
  • Osteitis deformans of right forearm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of right shoulder
  • Osteitis deformans of right shoulder in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of right upper arm
  • Osteitis deformans of right upper arm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of shoulder in neoplastic disease
  • Osteitis deformans of upper arm in neoplastic disease
  • Osteosarcoma of upper limb
  • Osteosarcoma, arm
  • Overlapping primary malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage of left arm
  • Overlapping primary malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage of right arm
  • Primary chondrosarcoma of bone of upper limb
  • Primary chondrosarcoma of long bone of upper limb
  • Primary chondrosarcoma of scapula
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of acromion
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of bone of left arm
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of bone of right arm
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of bone of upper limb
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of left scapula
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of long bone of upper limb
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of radius
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of right scapula
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of scapula
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of ulna
Applies To
  • Acromion
  • Bones NOS of upper limb
  • Humerus
  • Radius
  • Ulna
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 170.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM C40.00 Malignant neoplasm of scapula and long bones of unspecified upper limb
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