ICD-10-CM Code D22.2
Melanocytic nevi of ear and external auricular canal
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 D22.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of D22.2 that describes the diagnosis 'melanocytic nevi of ear and external auricular canal' in more detail.
- D22.2 Melanocytic nevi of ear and external auricular canal NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code D22 is used to code Halo nevus
Halo nevus (also known as "Leukoderma acquisitum centrifugum," "Perinevoid vitiligo," and "Sutton nevus":689) is a mole that is surrounded by a depigmented ring or 'halo'.
|MeSH Codes:||D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508, D009508|
|ICD 9 Codes:||448.1, 216.0, 216.1, 216.2, 216.3, 216.4, 216.5, 216.6, 216.7, 216.8, 216.9, 757.32|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D22.2 - Melanocytic nevi of ear and external auricular canal'
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