Includes:

  • malignant neoplasm of skin of female genital organs
  1. C56 Malignant neoplasm of ovary

    Use Additional code to identify any functional activity

    1. C56.1 Malignant neoplasm of right ovary

    2. C56.2 Malignant neoplasm of left ovary

    3. C56.9 Malignant neoplasm of unspecified ovary

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.