Past history, cancer (any type), believed cured
|Dx:||Past history, cancer (any type), believed cured|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||none assigned|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
This diagnosis is a part of ICD10 collection.
- To indicate a (presumably) cured malignancy, use this code COMBINED with the code for the specific cancer.
- If in addition, the (presumably) cured malignancy included mets, then ALSO combine with the code for the site(s) of mets, e.g. Lymph nodes, metastatic malignancy to them (also code primary site)
Past medical history codes
Past medical history codes should only be captured as Comorbid Diagnoses that represent previous procedures or medical situations. Their names usually follow the pattern "Past history of X" or "X, has one". See Category:Past medical history for a list.
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
Candidate Combined ICD10 codes
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