ICD 9 CM Codes

238.5 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of histiocytic and mast cells
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  238.5    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '238.5' 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
238.5 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM D47.0 Histiocytic and mast cell tumors of uncertain behavior
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.238.5.'
mast cell (M9740/1)
Mastocytoma (M9740/1)
tumor (M9740/1)
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