Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 526.3
Central giant cell (reparative) granuloma
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Cent giant cell granulom.
  • ICD-9-CM 526.3 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 526.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Central giant cell reparative granuloma of jaw
  • Giant cell granuloma, central
  • Jaw disorder, central giant cell reparative granuloma
526.3 Excludes
  • peripheral giant cell granuloma (523.8)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 526.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M27.1 Giant cell granuloma, central
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 526.3:
  • Granuloma NEC 686.1
    • giant cell (central) (jaw) (reparative) 526.3
    • jaw (bone) 526.3
      • reparative giant cell 526.3
    • mandible 526.3
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