2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 189.2
Malignant neoplasm of ureter
- Short description: Malign neopl ureter.
- ICD-9-CM 189.2 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 189.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- Cancer of the ureter
- Cancer of the ureter, transitional cell
- Cancer, left ureter
- Cancer, right ureter
- Primary malignant neoplasm of left ureter
- Primary malignant neoplasm of right ureter
- Primary malignant neoplasm of ureter
- Transitional cell carcinoma of ureter
- Transitional cell carcinoma, ureter
- Ureteral cancer
- Ureteral cancer, L ureter
- Ureteral cancer, R ureter
- A primary or metastatic malignant tumor involving the ureter. The majority are carcinomas.
- ureteric orifice of bladder (188.6)
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM C66.9 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified ureter