How do you code metastatic breast cancer? Code C80. 0, Disseminated malignant neoplasm, unspecified, is for use only in those cases where the patient has advanced metastatic disease and no known primary or secondary sites are specified. It should not be used in place of assigning codes for the primary site and all known secondary sites.
What is the ICD 10 code for metastatic cancer unspecified? ICD-10 Code for Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified site- C79. 9– Codify by AAPC.
What is metastatic breast cancer? When breast cancer spreads to an area farther from where it started to another part of the body, doctors say that the cancer has “metastasized.” They call the area of spread a “metastasis,” or use the plural of “metastases” if the cancer has spread to more than 1 area. The disease is called metastatic breast cancer.
What does C50 912 mean? C50. 912 – Malignant neoplasm of unspecified site of left female breast | ICD-10-CM.