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  • Melanoma
  • Malignant melanoma
  • Cutaneous melanoma
  • Malignancy of melanocytes

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  • 172 Malignant melanoma of skin
  • 172.0 Malignant melanoma of skin of lip
  • 172.1 Malignant melanoma of skin of eyelid, including canthus
  • 172.2 Malignant melanoma of skin of ear and external auditory canal
  • 172.3 Malignant melanoma of skin of other and unspecified parts of face
  • 172.4 Malignant melanoma of skin of scalp and neck
  • 172.5 Malignant melanoma of skin of trunk, except scrotum
  • 172.6 Malignant melanoma of skin of upper limb, including shoulder
  • 172.7 Malignant melanoma of skin of lower limb, including hip
  • 172.8 Malignant melanoma of other specified sites of skin
  • 172.9 Melanoma of skin, site unspecified

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  • C43.0 Malignant melanoma of lip
  • C43.10 Malignant melanoma of unspecified eyelid, including canthus
  • C43.20 Malignant melanoma of unspecified ear and external auricular canal
  • C43.30 Malignant melanoma of unspecified part of face
  • C43.31 Malignant melanoma of nose
  • C43.39 Malignant melanoma of other parts of face
  • C43.4 Malignant melanoma of scalp and neck
  • C43.59 Malignant melanoma of other part of trunk
  • C43.60 Malignant melanoma of unspecified upper limb, including shoulder
  • C43.70 Malignant melanoma of unspecified lower limb, including hip
  • C43.8 Malignant melanoma of overlapping sites of skin
  • C43.9 Malignant melanoma of skin, unspecified
  • D03.0 Melanoma in situ of lip
  • D03.10 Melanoma in situ of unspecified eyelid, including canthus
  • D03.11 Melanoma in situ of right eyelid, including canthus
  • D03.12 Melanoma in situ of left eyelid, including canthus
  • D03.20 Melanoma in situ of unspecified ear and external auricular canal
  • D03.21 Melanoma in situ of right ear and external auricular canal
  • D03.22 Melanoma in situ of left ear and external auricular canal
  • D03.30 Melanoma in situ of unspecified part of face
  • D03.39 Melanoma in situ of other parts of face
  • D03.4 Melanoma in situ of scalp and neck
  • D03.51 Melanoma in situ of anal skin
  • D03.52 Melanoma in situ of breast (skin) (soft tissue)
  • D03.59 Melanoma in situ of other part of trunk
  • D03.60 Melanoma in situ of unspecified upper limb, including shoulder
  • D03.61 Melanoma in situ of right upper limb, including shoulder
  • D03.62 Melanoma in situ of left upper limb, including shoulder
  • D03.70 Melanoma in situ of unspecified lower limb, including hip
  • D03.71 Melanoma in situ of right lower limb, including hip
  • D03.72 Melanoma in situ of left lower limb, including hip
  • D03.8 Melanoma in situ of other sites
  • D03.9 Melanoma in situ, unspecified

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Description

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  • Melanoma is a cancer that develops in melanocytes (pigment cells present in the skin)
  • Majority of melanomas are in the skin; other sites include eyes, mucosa, gastrointestinal tract, genitourinary tract, leptomeninges
  • Least common form of skin cancer but most aggressive, metastasizing to other body ...

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