Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 237.70
Neurofibromatosis, unspecified
  • Short description: Neurofibromatosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 237.70 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 237.70 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 237.70.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 237.70: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurofibromatosis syndrome
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 237.70 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q85.00 Neurofibromatosis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 237.70:
  • Neurofibroma (M9540/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
  • Neurofibromatosis (multiple) (M9540/1) 237.70
    • malignant (M9540/3) - see Neoplasm, connective tissue, malignant
  • Neuroma (M9570/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
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