Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 117
Other mycoses
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 117 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Chronic, localized granulomatous infection of mucocutaneous tissues, especially the nose, and characterized by hyperplasia and the development of polyps. It is found in humans and other animals and is caused by the mesomycetozoean organism rhinosporidium seeberi
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