Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 218.0
Submucous leiomyoma of uterus
  • Short description: Submucous leiomyoma.
  • ICD-9-CM 218.0 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 218.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 218.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 218.0: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Benign (not cancer) neoplasm uterus, submucous leiomyoma
  • Benign neoplasm uterus, Submucous leiomyoma
  • Submucous leiomyoma, uterus
  • Submucous uterine fibroid
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 218.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D25.0 Submucous leiomyoma of uterus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 218.0:
  • Leiomyoma (M8890/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
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