Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 158.0
Malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 158.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 158.0 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: 158.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM C48.0 Malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cancer of the retroperitoneum
  • Cancer of the retroperitoneum pouch
  • Cancer retroperitoneal soft tissue, sarcoma
  • Liposarcoma of retroperitoneum
  • Liposarcoma, retroperitoneum
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneal pouch
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum
  • Retroperitoneal cancer
  • Retroperitoneal pouch cancer
  • Retroperitoneal sarcoma
  • Sarcoma, retroperitoneum
Clinical Information
  • A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm involving the retroperitoneum. The vast majority of cases are carcinomas, lymphomas, or sarcomas
Applies To
  • Periadrenal tissue
  • Perinephric tissue
  • Perirenal tissue
  • Retrocecal tissue
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