Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 446.3
Lethal midline granuloma
  • ICD-9-CM 446.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 446.3 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 446.3 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M31.2 Lethal midline granuloma
Applies To
  • Malignant granuloma of face
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 446.3:
  • Granuloma NEC 686.1
    • facial
      • lethal midline 446.3
      • malignant 446.3
    • gangraenescens 446.3
    • lethal midline 446.3
    • malignant, face 446.3
    • midline 446.3
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