C49 – Malignant neoplasm of other connective and soft tissue

Incl.:
blood vessel
bursa
cartilage
fascia
fat
ligament, except uterine
lymphatic vessel
muscle
synovia
tendon (sheath)

Excl.: cartilage (of):

♦ articular (C40-C41)
♦ larynx (C32.3)
♦ nose (C30.0)

 

– connective tissue of breast (C50.-)
– Kaposi sarcoma (C46.-)
– mesothelioma (C45.-)
– peripheral nerves and autonomic nervous system (C47.-)
– peritoneum (C48.-)
– retroperitoneum (C48.0)

C49.0 – Connective and soft tissue of head, face and neck. Connective tissue of:

♦ ear
♦ eyelid

Excl.:  connective tissue of orbit (C69.6)

C49.1  – Connective and soft tissue of upper limb, including shoulder

C49.2 – Connective and soft tissue of lower limb, including hip

C49.3 – Connective and soft tissue of thorax

♦ Axilla
♦ Diaphragm
♦ Great vessels

Excl.:

breast (C50.-)
heart (C38.0)|
mediastinum (C38.1-C38.3)
thymus (C37)

C49.4 – Connective and soft tissue of abdomen

♦ Abdominal wall
♦ Hypochondrium

C49.5 – Connective and soft tissue of pelvis

♦ Buttock
♦ Groin
♦ Perineum

C49.6 -Connective and soft tissue of trunk, unspecified

♦ Back NOS

C49.8 – Overlapping lesion of connective and soft tissue

♦ Malignant neoplasm of connective and soft tissue whose point of origin cannot be classified to any one of the categories C47-C49.6

C49.9 – Connective and soft tissue, unspecified