Non-specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 215
Other benign neoplasm of connective and other soft tissue
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215 Includes
  • blood vessel
  • bursa
  • fascia
  • ligament
  • muscle
  • peripheral, sympathetic, and parasympathetic nerves and ganglia
  • synovia
  • tendon (sheath)
215 Excludes
  • cartilage:
  • connective tissue of:
    • breast (217)
    • internal organ, except lipoma and hemangioma - code to benign neoplasm of the site
    • lipoma (214.0-214.9)
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