Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 199.0
Disseminated malignant neoplasm without specification of site
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 199.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 199.0 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: 199.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM C80.0 Disseminated malignant neoplasm, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adenocarcinoma carcinomatosis
  • Arthritis secondary to malignancy
  • Arthropathy in neoplastic disease
  • CA, disseminated
  • Cancer of the ovary, disseminated
  • Cancer of the vulva, disseminated
  • Cancer of vulva, disseminated
  • Cancer, carcinomatosis
  • Cancer, carcinomatosis squamous cell
  • Cancer, carcinomatosis, adenocarcinoma
  • Cancer, carcinomatosis, small cell
  • Cancer, carcinomatosis, undifferentiated Lg cell
  • Cancer, disseminated
  • Carcinomatosis
  • Carcinomatosis melanoma
  • Dermatomyositis with malignant disease
  • Dermatopolymyositis in neoplastic disease
  • Disseminated cancer
  • Disseminated carcinoma
  • Disseminated ovarian cancer
  • Disseminated vulvar cancer
  • Melanoma carcinomatosis
  • Melanoma, carcinomatosis
  • Ovarian cancer, disseminated
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of ovary, with widespread metastatic disease (disorder)
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of vulva, with widespread metastatic disease (disorder)
  • Small cell carcinoma carcinomatosis
  • Small cell carcinomatosis
  • Squamous cell carcinomatosis
  • Undifferentiated large cell carcinomatosis
  • Widespread metastatic malignant neoplastic disease
Clinical Information
  • Cancer that is spread throughout the body, a metastatic phenomenon
Applies To
  • Carcinomatosis unspecified site (primary) (secondary)
  • Generalized:
    • cancer unspecified site (primary) (secondary)
    • malignancy unspecified site (primary) (secondary)
  • Multiple cancer unspecified site (primary) (secondary)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 199.0:
  • Carcinomatosis
    • unspecified site (M8010/6) 199.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • generalized neoplastic (M8000/6) 199.0
    • neoplastic, generalized (M8000/6) 199.0
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