Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 526.1
Fissural cysts of jaw
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 526.1 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 526.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
526.1 Excludes
  • cysts of oral soft tissues (528.4)
Applies To
  • Cyst:
    • globulomaxillary
    • incisor canal
    • median anterior maxillary
    • median palatal
    • nasopalatine
    • palatine of papilla
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 526.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K09.1 Developmental (nonodontogenic) cysts of oral region
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 526.1:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • anterior nasopalatine 526.1
    • fissural (oral region) 526.1
    • globulomaxillary 526.1
    • incisor, incisive canal 526.1
    • jaw (bone) (aneurysmal) (extravasation) (hemorrhagic) (traumatic) 526.2
      • developmental (odontogenic) 526.0
      • fissural 526.1
    • median
      • anterior maxillary 526.1
      • palatal 526.1
    • nasopalatine (duct) 526.1
      • anterior 526.1
    • palatal papilla (jaw) 526.1
    • palate 526.1
      • fissural 526.1
      • median (fissural) 526.1
    • palatine, of papilla 526.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 526.1 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.