Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 228.01
Hemangioma of skin and subcutaneous tissue
  • Short description: Hemangioma skin.
  • ICD-9-CM 228.01 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 228.01 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 228.01.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia
  • Angioma of skin
  • Angioma of subcutaneous tissue
  • Angioma, skin
  • Angioma, subcutaneous tissue
  • Eyelid hemangioma
  • Hemangioma of eyelid
  • Hemangioma of skin
  • Hemangioma of subcutaneous tissue
  • Hemangioma, skin
  • Hemangioma, subcutaneous tissue
  • Strawberry hemangioma
  • Strawberry nevus of skin
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 228.01 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM D18.01 Hemangioma of skin and subcutaneous tissue
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 228.01:
  • Hemangioma (M9120/0) 228.00
    • skin and subcutaneous tissue 228.01
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