1. Z15 Genetic susceptibility to disease

    Use Additional code, if applicable, for any associated family history of the disease (Z80-Z84)

    Includes:

    • confirmed abnormal gene

    Excludes1

    • chromosomal anomalies (Q90-Q99)
    1. Z15.0 Genetic susceptibility to malignant neoplasm

      1. Z15.01 Genetic susceptibility to malignant neoplasm of breast

      2. Z15.02 Genetic susceptibility to malignant neoplasm of ovary

      3. Z15.03 Genetic susceptibility to malignant neoplasm of prostate

      4. Z15.04 Genetic susceptibility to malignant neoplasm of endometrium

      5. Z15.09 Genetic susceptibility to other malignant neoplasm

    2. Z15.8 Genetic susceptibility to other disease

      1. Z15.81 Genetic susceptibility to multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN]

      2. Z15.89 Genetic susceptibility to other disease

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.