Diagnosis Code

D15.2 BENIGN NEOPLASM OF MEDIASTINUM


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: D15.2

Short Description: Benign neoplasm of mediastinum

Long Description: Benign neoplasm of mediastinum

The code D15.2 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Benign neoplasms, except benign neuroendocrine tumors (D10-D36)
      • Benign neoplasm of other and unsp intrathoracic organs (D15)
        • D15.2 Benign neoplasm of mediastinum

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Anterior mediastinum mass
  • Benign mediastinal teratoma
  • Benign neoplasm of lower anterior mediastinum
  • Benign neoplasm of lower middle mediastinum
  • Benign neoplasm of lower posterior mediastinum
  • Benign neoplasm of mediastinum
  • Benign neoplasm of posterior mediastinum
  • Benign neoplasm of superior mediastinum
  • Ganglioneuroma
  • Ganglioneuroma of mediastinum
  • Neoplasm of anterior mediastinum
  • Neoplasm of posterior mediastinum

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code D15.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Mcc (180)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms With Cc (181)
  • Respiratory Neoplasms Without Cc/mcc (182)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
D15.2 Right Arrow 212.5 Benign neo mediastinum

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
D15 Benign neoplasm of other and unspecified intrathoracic organs
D15.0 Benign neoplasm of thymus
D15.1 Benign neoplasm of heart
D15.7 Benign neoplasm of other specified intrathoracic organs
D15.9 Benign neoplasm of intrathoracic organ, unspecified


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020