Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 142.0
Malignant neoplasm of parotid gland
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 142.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 142.0 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 142.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM C07 Malignant neoplasm of parotid gland
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma of parotid gland
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma, parotid gland
  • Cancer of the parotid
  • Cancer of the parotid, adenoid cystic
  • Cancer of the parotid, ex pleomorphic
  • Cancer of the parotid, mixed tumor
  • Cancer of the parotid, mucoepidermoid
  • Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of parotid gland
  • Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma, parotid gland
  • Malignant mixed tumor, parotid gland
  • Mixed parotid tumor
  • Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of parotid gland
  • Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, parotid gland
  • Parotid gland cancer
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of parotid gland
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