Annette Posted Fri 06th of September, 2019 08:54:46 AM
DISTAL PANCREAS, DISTAL PANCREATECTOMY:
- Well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor (2.4 cm)
- Metastatic neuroendocrine tumor in one (1) of three (3) lymph nodes (1/3;
specimen entirely submitted for histologic examination)
- Please see synoptic report for staging details What ICD10 would you assign. Thank you again for all your help
SuperCoder Answered Mon 09th of September, 2019 10:34:27 AM
Thank you for your question.
The appropriate code to bill for Metastatic neuroendocrine tumor of site not specified in the code range will be coded as C7A.8. Feel free to ask for any further query.