Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 215.5
Other benign neoplasm of connective and other soft tissue of abdomen
  • Short description: Ben neo soft tis abdomen.
  • ICD-9-CM 215.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 215.5 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).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 215.5.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 215.5: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 215.5 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D21.4 Benign neoplasm of connective and other soft tissue of abdomen
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign ganglioneuroma of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm abdomen, peripheral nerve
  • Benign neoplasm abdomen, soft tissue
  • Benign neoplasm of blood vessel of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm of muscle of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm of peripheral nerves of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm of soft tissues of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm, peripheral nerve of abdomen
  • Benign neoplasm, soft tissue of abdomen
  • Ganglioneuroma abdomen, benign
  • Ganglioneuroma, abdomen
Applies To
  • Abdominal wall
  • Benign stromal tumors of abdomen
  • Hypochondrium
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 215.5:
  • Tumor (M8000/1) - see also Neoplasm, by site, unspecified nature
    • stromal
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