1. C79 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified sites

    Excludes1

    • secondary carcinoid tumors (C7B.-)
    • secondary neuroendocrine tumors (C7B.-)
    1. C79.0 Secondary malignant neoplasm of kidney and renal pelvis

      1. C79.00 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified kidney and renal pelvis

      2. C79.01 Secondary malignant neoplasm of right kidney and renal pelvis

      3. C79.02 Secondary malignant neoplasm of left kidney and renal pelvis

    2. C79.1 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bladder and other and unspecified urinary organs

      1. C79.10 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified urinary organs

      2. C79.11 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bladder

      3. C79.19 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other urinary organs

    3. C79.2 Secondary malignant neoplasm of skin

    4. C79.3 Secondary malignant neoplasm of brain and cerebral meninges

      1. C79.31 Secondary malignant neoplasm of brain

      2. C79.32 Secondary malignant neoplasm of cerebral meninges

    5. C79.4 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other and unspecified parts of nervous system

      1. C79.40 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified part of nervous system

      2. C79.49 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other parts of nervous system

    6. C79.5 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bone and bone marrow

      1. C79.51 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bone

      2. C79.52 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bone marrow

    7. C79.6 Secondary malignant neoplasm of ovary

      1. C79.60 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified ovary

      2. C79.61 Secondary malignant neoplasm of right ovary

      3. C79.62 Secondary malignant neoplasm of left ovary

    8. C79.7 Secondary malignant neoplasm of adrenal gland

      1. C79.70 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified adrenal gland

      2. C79.71 Secondary malignant neoplasm of right adrenal gland

      3. C79.72 Secondary malignant neoplasm of left adrenal gland

    9. C79.8 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other specified sites

      1. C79.81 Secondary malignant neoplasm of breast

      2. C79.82 Secondary malignant neoplasm of genital organs

      3. C79.89 Secondary malignant neoplasm of other specified sites

    10. C79.9 Secondary malignant neoplasm of unspecified site

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Metastatic cancer NOS
      • Metastatic disease NOS
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.