Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 197.7
Malignant neoplasm of liver, secondary
  • Short description: Second malig neo liver.
  • ICD-9-CM 197.7 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 197.7 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 197.7.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 197.7: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Adenocarcinoma metastatic to liver
  • CA metastatic to liver
  • CA metastatic to liver, adenoca
  • Cancer metastatic to liver
  • Cancer metastatic to liver undiffer lg cell
  • Cancer metastatic to liver, adenocarcinoma
  • Cancer metastatic to liver, small cell
  • Cancer metastatic to liver, squamous cell
  • Melanoma eye, metastatic to liver
  • Melanoma metastatic to liver
  • Melanoma, eye, metastatic to liver
  • Melanoma, metastatic to liver
  • Secondary adenocarcinoma of liver
  • Secondary malignant melanoma of liver
  • Secondary malignant melanoma of liver from eye
  • Secondary malignant neoplasm of liver
  • Secondary small cell cancer of liver
  • Secondary squamous cell carcinoma of liver
  • Secondary undifferentiated large cell malignant neoplasm of liver
  • Small cell cancer metastatic to liver
  • Squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to liver
  • Undifferentiated large cell cancer metastatic to liver
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 197.7 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM C78.7 Secondary malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile duct
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 197.7:
  • Melanoma (malignant) (M8720/3) 172.9
    • liver 197.7
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