FDA-Approved Medications Used for the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

April 2013, Vol 3, No 3 - ICD Codes


The following sections will assist healthcare professionals and payers by providing appropriate coding and billing information associated with the treatment of colorectal cancer.

The following sections include:

  • Associated ICD-9-CM codes used for the classification of colorectal cancer
  • Drugs that have been FDA-approved for the treatment of colorectal cancer
  • Drugs that are Compendia listed for off-label use for colorectal cancer based on clinical studies that suggest beneficial use in some cases. Please note: If a check mark appears in the FDA column it will NOT appear in the
  • Compendia off-label use column
  • Corresponding HCPCS/CPT┬« codes and code descriptions