ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D10.0

Benign neoplasm of lip

Diagnosis Code D10.0

ICD-10: D10.0
Short Description: Benign neoplasm of lip
Long Description: Benign neoplasm of lip
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D10.0

Valid for Submission
The code D10.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Benign neoplasms, except benign neuroendocrine tumors (D10-D36)
      • Benign neoplasm of mouth and pharynx (D10)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 210.0 - Benign neoplasm lip

Synonyms
  • Benign neoplasm of external upper lip
  • Benign neoplasm of lip
  • Benign neoplasm of lip, oral cavity and/or pharynx
  • Benign neoplasm of vermilion border of lip
  • Benign neoplasm of vermilion border of lower lip
  • Benign neoplasm of vermilion border of upper lip
  • Benign tumor of frenum of lip
  • Benign tumor of frenum of lower lip
  • Benign tumor of frenum of upper lip
  • Benign tumor of labial mucosa
  • Benign tumor of lower labial mucosa
  • Benign tumor of upper labial mucosa
  • Neoplasm of vermilion border of lower lip
  • Neoplasm of vermilion border of upper lip
  • Papilloma of lip
  • Tumor of frenum of lower lip
  • Tumor of frenum of upper lip
  • Tumor of labial mucosa
  • Tumor of lower labial mucosa

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code D10.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Table of Neoplasms

The code D10.0 is included in the table of neoplasms by anatomical site. For each site there are six possible code numbers according to whether the neoplasm in question is malignant, benign, in situ, of uncertain behavior, or of unspecified nature. The description of the neoplasm will often indicate which of the six columns is appropriate.

Where such descriptors are not present, the remainder of the Index should be consulted where guidance is given to the appropriate column for each morphological (histological) variety listed. However, the guidance in the Index can be overridden if one of the descriptors mentioned above is present.

The Tabular must be reviewed for the complete diagnosis code.

Neoplasm, neoplastic Malignant
Primary
Malignant
Secondary
CaInSitu Benign Uncertain
Behavior
Unspecified
Behavior
»labial [See Also: Neoplasm, lip]
C00.9C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
C00.9C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »commissure
C00.6C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »external
C00.2C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »external
    »lower
C00.1C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »external
    »upper
C00.0C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »internal
C00.5C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »internal
    »lower
C00.4C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »internal
    »upper
C00.3C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »lipstick area
C00.2C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »lipstick area
    »lower
C00.1C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »lipstick area
    »upper
C00.0C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »lower
C00.1C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »lower
    »internal
C00.4C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »upper
C00.0C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »upper
    »internal
C00.3C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »vermilion border
C00.2C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »vermilion border
    »lower
C00.1C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0
»lip
  »vermilion border
    »upper
C00.0C79.89D00.01D10.0D37.01D49.0

Information for Patients


Benign Tumors

Also called: Benign cancer, Benign neoplasms, Noncancerous tumors

Tumors are abnormal growths in your body. They can be either benign or malignant. Benign tumors aren't cancer. Malignant ones are. Benign tumors grow only in one place. They cannot spread or invade other parts of your body. Even so, they can be dangerous if they press on vital organs, such as your brain.

Tumors are made up of extra cells. Normally, cells grow and divide to form new cells as your body needs them. When cells grow old, they die, and new cells take their place. Sometimes, this process goes wrong. New cells form when your body does not need them, and old cells do not die when they should. These extra cells can divide without stopping and may form tumor.

Treatment often involves surgery. Benign tumors usually don't grow back.

NIH: National Cancer Institute

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Mouth Disorders

Your mouth is one of the most important parts of your body. Any problem that affects your mouth can make it hard to eat, drink or even smile.

Some common mouth problems include

  • Cold sores - painful sores on the lips and around the mouth, caused by a virus
  • Canker sores - painful sores in the mouth, caused by bacteria or viruses
  • Thrush - a yeast infection that causes white patches in your mouth
  • Leukoplakia - white patches of excess cell growth on the cheeks, gums or tongue, common in smokers
  • Dry mouth - a lack of enough saliva, caused by some medicines and certain diseases
  • Gum or tooth problems
  • Bad breath

Treatment for mouth disorders varies, depending on the problem. Keeping a clean mouth by brushing and flossing often is important.

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