Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 212.7
Benign neoplasm of heart
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Benign neoplasm heart.
  • ICD-9-CM 212.7 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 212.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Benign neoplasm, heart
  • Myxoma of heart
  • Myxoma, heart
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal growth of the cells comprising the cardiac muscle, valves, and/or vessels without any malignant characteristics
212.7 Excludes
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 212.7 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D15.1 Benign neoplasm of heart
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