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ICD-10-CM Code D29.2
Benign neoplasm of testis

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code D29.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of D29.2 that describes the diagnosis 'benign neoplasm of testis' in more detail.

The ICD code D292 is used to code Germ cell tumor

A germ cell tumor (GCT) is a neoplasm derived from germ cells. Germ cell tumors can be cancerous or non-cancerous tumors. Germ cells normally occur inside the gonads (ovary and testis). Germ cell tumors that originate outside the gonads may be birth defects resulting from errors during development of the embryo.

Specialty: Oncology
MeSH Codes: D009373, D009373, D009373, D009373
ICD 9 Codes: 183, 186, 220, 222.0

Micrograph of a seminoma, a common germ cell tumor.

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for D29.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Additional Code Note:
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Code to identify any functional activity.

Coding Advice SNOMET-CT

  • Possible requirement for morphology code

ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index References for 'D29.2 - Benign neoplasm of testis'

The ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code D29.2. Click on any term below to browse the neoplasms index.

Parent Code: D29 - Benign neoplasm of male genital organs

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