2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 201.5
Hodgkin's disease nodular sclerosis
- There are 9 ICD-9-CM codes below 201.5 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
- A nodular sclerosis hodgkin lymphoma characterized by the presence of lacunar cells, nodular growth, and the absence of fibrosis
- A subtype of classical hodgkin lymphoma characterized by collagen bands surrounding lymphoid nodules. The lymphoid nodules contain lacunar and reed-sternberg cells. Mediastinal involvement occurs in 80% of patients. The prognosis of nodular sclerosis hodgkin lymphoma is slightly better than that of mixed cellularity or lymphocyte depleted subtype. (who, 2001)
- Hodgkin's disease, nodular sclerosis: