ICD 9 CM Codes

232.5 Carcinoma in situ of skin of trunk, except scrotum
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  232.5    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '232.5' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
232.5 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM D04.5 Carcinoma in situ of skin of trunk
Applies To
Anus, margin
Axillary fold
Perianal skin
Skin of:
abdominal wall
anus
back
breast
buttock
chest wall
groin
perineum
Umbilicus
anal canal (230.5)
anus NOS (230.6)
skin of genital organs (233.30-233.39, 233.5-233.6)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 232.5 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.