Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 214
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 7 ICD-9-CM codes below 214 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A benign (not cancer) tumor made of fat cells
  • A benign neoplasm composed of adipose tissue
  • A benign tumor composed of fat cells (adipocytes). It can be surrounded by a thin layer of connective tissue (encapsulated), or diffuse without the capsule
  • A benign, usually painless, well-circumscribed lipomatous tumor composed of adipose tissue
  • Skin biopsy, diagnostic of pss: skin biopsy revealing increased compact collagen in the reticular dermis, thinning of the epidermis, loss of rete pegs, atrophy of dermal appendages, and hyalinization and fibrosis of arterioles
214 Includes
  • angiolipoma
  • fibrolipoma
  • hibernoma
  • lipoma (fetal) (infiltrating) (intramuscular)
  • myelolipoma
  • myxolipoma
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