Clinical Documentation: Connecting the Dots | Join Webinar & Earn 1 AAPC® CEURegister Now >>

ICD-10-CM Code

Malignant neoplasm of other connective and soft tissue
Includes: malignant neoplasm of blood vessel
malignant neoplasm of bursa
malignant neoplasm of cartilage
malignant neoplasm of fascia
malignant neoplasm of fat
malignant neoplasm of ligament, except uterine
malignant neoplasm of lymphatic vessel
malignant neoplasm of muscle
malignant neoplasm of synovia
malignant neoplasm of tendon (sheath)
Excludes1: malignant neoplasm of cartilage (of):
articular (C40-C41)
larynx (C32.3)
nose (C30.0)
malignant neoplasm of connective tissue of breast (C50.-)
Excludes2: Kaposi's sarcoma of soft tissue (C46.1)
malignant neoplasm of heart (C38.0)
malignant neoplasm of peripheral nerves and autonomic nervous system (C47.-)
malignant neoplasm of peritoneum (C48.2)
malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum (C48.0)
malignant neoplasm of uterine ligament (C57.3)
mesothelioma (C45.-)
Tabs
Immediately see an ICD-10-CM code's applicable 7th characters. You can be confident you're reporting the complete code, capturing required information such as episode of care: initial, subsequent, or sequelae.
Get crucial instructions for accurate ICD-10-CM C49 coding with all applicable Excludes 1 and Excludes 2 notes from the section level conveniently shown with each code.
This section shows you chapter-specific coding guidelines to increase your understanding and correct usage of the target ICD-10-CM Volume 1 code.
Tabs
View the ICD-9-CM codes that cross to your ICD-10-CM search with two ICD-10-CM mappers: ICD-10 GEMs and SuperCoder's Extended Logic. Get the ICD-9-CM code and description right on your ICD-10-CM code details page.

Subscribe to Free Bolt Newsletter