ICD-10-CM Code C83.7
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code C83.7 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the ten child codes of C83.7 that describes the diagnosis 'burkitt lymphoma' in more detail.
- C83.7 Burkitt lymphoma NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code C837 is used to code Burkitt's lymphoma
Burkitt lymphoma (Burkitt's tumor, Burkitt's lymphoma, or malignant lymphoma, Burkitt's type) is a cancer of the lymphatic system, particularly B lymphocytes found in the germinal center. It is named after Denis Parsons Burkitt, a surgeon who first described the disease in 1958 while working in equatorial Africa.
|Specialty:||Hematology And Oncology|
|ICD 9 Code:||200.2|
Burkitt lymphoma, touch prep, Wright stain
Coding Notes for C83.7 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Atypical Burkitt lymphoma
- Burkitt-like lymphoma
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Mature B-cell leukemia Burkitt type - instead, use code C91.A-
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for morphology code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'C83.7 - Burkitt lymphoma'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code C83.7. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.