Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 228.02
Hemangioma of intracranial structures
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 228.02 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 228.02 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: 228.02 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D18.02 Hemangioma of intracranial structures
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hemangioma of intracranial space
  • Hemangioma of intracranial structure
  • Hemangioma, intracranial space
  • Venous hemangioma of brain
  • Venous hemangioma, brain
Clinical Information
  • A hemangioma arising from the brain and meninges
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 228.02:
  • Hemangioma (M9120/0) 228.00
    • brain 228.02
    • intracranial structures 228.02
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