Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 195.8
Malignant neoplasm of other specified sites
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Malig neo site NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 195.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 195.8 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 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 195.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 195.8: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 195.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM C76.8 Malignant neoplasm of other specified ill-defined sites
Approximate Synonyms
  • Back cancer
  • Basal cell carcinoma of lower back
  • Basal cell carcinoma of upper back
  • Cancer of the back
  • Cancer of the flank
  • Cancer of the trunk
  • Flank cancer
  • Intraepidermal squamous carcinoma of trunk
  • Paraspinal neuroblastoma
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of back
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of flank
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of ill-defined site
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of independent multiple sites
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of trunk
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of back
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of skin of trunk
  • Trunk cancer
Applies To
  • Back NOS
  • Flank NOS
  • Trunk NOS
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