Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 759.5
Tuberous sclerosis
  • ICD-9-CM 759.5 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 759.5 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 759.5.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 759.5: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Tuberous sclerosis syndrome
Applies To
  • Bourneville's disease
  • Epiloia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 759.5 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q85.1 Tuberous sclerosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 759.5:
  • Adenoma (sessile) (M8140/0) - see also Neoplasm, by site, benign
    • sebaceous, sebaceum (gland) (senile) (M8410/0) - see also Neoplasm, skin, benign
      • disseminata 759.5
  • Bourneville's disease (tuberous sclerosis) 759.5
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Bourneville (-Brissaud) (tuberous sclerosis) 759.5
    • Pringle's (tuberous sclerosis) 759.5
  • Epiloia 759.5
  • Neurinomatosis (M9560/1) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, uncertain behavior
    • centralis 759.5
  • Neurospongioblastosis diffusa 759.5
  • Nevus (M8720/0) - see also Neoplasm, skin, benign
    • multiplex 759.5
  • Pringle's disease (tuberous sclerosis) 759.5
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • tuberous (brain) 759.5
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Bourneville (-Pringle) (tuberous sclerosis) 759.5
  • Tuberous sclerosis (brain) 759.5
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