Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 233.5
Carcinoma in situ of penis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Male Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM 233.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 233.5 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: 233.5 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D07.4 Carcinoma in situ of penis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bowen disease, penis
  • Bowens disease of penis
  • Bowen's disease of penis
  • Cancer in situ of penis
  • Carcinoma in situ, penis
  • Erythroplasia, queyrats
  • Queyrat erythroplasia
  • Queyrat's erythroplasia
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal cells are found on the surface of the skin of the penis. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue
  • Stage 0 includes: (tis, n0, m0) and (ta, n0, m0). Tis: carcinoma in situ. Ta: non-invasive verrucous carcinoma. N0: no regional lymph node metastasis. M0: no distant metastasis. (ajcc 6th ed.)
  • Stage 0 includes: tis, n0, m0. Tis: carcinoma in situ. Cn0: no palpable or visibly enlarged inguinal lymph nodes. Pn0: no regional lymph node metastasis. M0: no distant metastasis. (ajcc 7th ed.)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 233.5 is only applicable to male patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 233.5:
  • Erythroplasia (Queyrat) (M8080/2)
    • unspecified site 233.5
  • Queyrat's erythroplasia (M8080/2)
    • unspecified site 233.5
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