ICD-10-CM Code D23.70
Other benign neoplasm of skin of unspecified lower limb, including hip
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
D23.70 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other benign neoplasm of skin of unspecified lower limb, including hip. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code D23 is used to code Benign fibrous histiocytoma
Benign fibrous histiocytomas (also known as Dermal dendrocytoma, Dermatofibroma, Fibrous dermatofibroma, Fibrous histiocytoma, Fibroma simplex, Nodular subepidermal fibrosis, and Sclerosing hemangioma) are benign skin growths.
|ICD 9 Code:
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Benign neoplasm of skin of hip (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider laterality specification
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code D23.70 and a single ICD9 code, 216.7 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.