ICD 9 CM Codes

198.4 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other parts of nervous system
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  198.4    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '198.4' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
198.4 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM C79.32 Secondary malignant neoplasm of cerebral meninges
GEMS
198.4 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM C79.49 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other parts of nervous system
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.198.4.'
cancerous (M8000/6)
carcinomatous (M8010/6)
Applies To
Meninges (cerebral) (spinal)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 198.4 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.