Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 210.1
Benign neoplasm of tongue
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 210.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 210.1 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 210.1 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D10.1 Benign neoplasm of tongue
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign neoplasm tongue, fibroma
  • Benign neoplasm, tongue
  • Fibroma of tongue
  • Fibroma, tongue
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal growth, without malignant characteristics, of the cells that comprise the tongue
Applies To
  • Lingual tonsil
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 210.1:
  • Myoblastoma
    • tongue (M9580/0) 210.1
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