Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 216.7
Benign neoplasm of skin of lower limb, including hip
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 216.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 216.7 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: 216.7 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D23.70 Other benign neoplasm of skin of unspecified lower limb, including hip
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of lower limb
  • Benign neoplasm, skin of leg
  • Benign neoplasm, skin of lower limb
  • Melanocytic nevus of left leg
  • Melanocytic nevus of lower limb
  • Melanocytic nevus of right leg
  • Melanocytic nevus, L leg
  • Melanocytic nevus, left leg
  • Melanocytic nevus, leg
  • Melanocytic nevus, R leg
  • Melanocytic nevus, right leg
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