Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 194.4
Malignant neoplasm of pineal gland
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Malign neo pineal gland.
  • ICD-9-CM 194.4 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 194.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cancer of the pineal gland
  • Malignant tumor of pineal gland
  • Pineal cancer
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal malignant growth of the cells that comprise the pineal parenchyma.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 194.4 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM C75.3 Malignant neoplasm of pineal gland
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 194.4:
  • Pinealoblastoma (M9362/3) 194.4
  • Pinealoma (M9360/1) 237.1
    • malignant (M9360/3) 194.4
  • Pineoblastoma (M9362/3) 194.4
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