Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 239.9
Neoplasm of unspecified nature, site unspecified
  • Short description: Neoplasm NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 239.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 239.9 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 239.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 239.9: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 239.9 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D49.9 Neoplasm of unspecified behavior of unspecified site
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anemia due to neoplasia
  • Anemia in neoplastic disease
  • Anemia, neoplastic
  • Dermatomyositis w neoplastic disease
  • Dermatomyositis with malignant disease
  • Dermatomyositis with neoplastic disease
  • Germ cell neoplasm
  • Germ cell tumor
  • Giant cell tumor
  • Myelopathy due to neoplastic disease
  • Myelopathy in neoplasm
  • Myelopathy in neoplasm of unspecified nature
  • Neoplasm
  • Neoplasm, germ cell tumor
  • Neoplastic disease
  • Paraneoplastic polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy (multiple nerve disorder)
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