Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 152
Malignant neoplasm of small intestine including duodenum
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 6 ICD-9-CM codes below 152 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the duodenum. Representative examples include carcinoma, lymphoma, and sarcoma
152 Excludes
  • benign carcinoid tumor of small intestine and duodenum (209.40-209.43)
  • malignant carcinoid tumor of small intestine and duodenum (209.00-209.03)
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