November 04, 2021

CMS Issues ICD-10 Revisions to National Coverage Determinations Relevant to Radiology

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued Change Request (CR) 12482 Oct. 29 containing coding revisions to various National Coverage Determinations (NCD) effective Oct. 1, 2021.

Modifications include the following NCDs:

  • C56.3 Malignant neoplasm of bilateral ovaries.
  • C79.63 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bilateral ovaries.
  • C84.7A Anaplastic large cell lymphoma, ALK-negative, breast.

See Change Request 12482 for further details, including a full list of affected NCDs.

For more information or if you have questions, contact Maria Tran, Director, Economic Policy.