TABLE C-1 Mapping of Groupings of Malignant Neoplasms That Are the Subjects of Conclusions in the Veterans and Agent Orange Series with ICD-9 Codes

NIOSH Category for Cause of Death
Major Minor NIOSH Groupings of Cancer Sites "VAO Characterization of Grouping"a
Suhsites
ICD-9 Codes
02 Buccal cavity and pharynx "Oral, nasal, and pharyngeal"
004 Lip 140
005 Tongue 141
006 Other parts of buccal cavity
Salivary glands
Floor of mouth
Gum and other mouth

142
144
143,145
007 Pharynx
Oropharynx
Tonsil
Nasopharynx
Hypo pharynx
Other buccal cavity and pharynx

146
146.0-146.2
147
148
149
(160 = nasal below)
03 Digestive organs and peritoneum
008 Esophagus "Esophagus" 150
009 Stomach "Stomach" 151
010 Intestine except rectum "Colorectal"
Small intestine
Colon (large intestine)

152
153
154
011 Rectum
012 Biliary passages, liver, and gall bladder "Hepatobiliary"
Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts
Gallbladder and extrahepatic bile ducts

155
156
013 Pancreas 157


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