ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D13.5

Benign neoplasm of extrahepatic bile ducts

Diagnosis Code D13.5

ICD-10: D13.5
Short Description: Benign neoplasm of extrahepatic bile ducts
Long Description: Benign neoplasm of extrahepatic bile ducts
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D13.5


Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Benign neoplasms, except benign neuroendocrine tumors (D10-D36)
      • Benign neoplasm of and ill-defined parts of digestive system (D13)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code D13.5 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITH MCC 441
  • DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITH CC 442
  • DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITHOUT CC/MCC 443

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Synonyms
  • Adenomyoma of gallbladder
  • Benign neoplasm of ampulla of Vater
  • Benign neoplasm of bile duct
  • Benign neoplasm of biliary tract
  • Benign neoplasm of common bile duct
  • Benign neoplasm of cystic duct
  • Benign neoplasm of duodenum
  • Benign neoplasm of extrahepatic bile ducts
  • Benign neoplasm of gallbladder
  • Benign neoplasm of hepatic duct
  • Benign neoplasm of liver and/or biliary ducts
  • Benign neoplasm of pancreatic duct
  • Benign neoplasm of sphincter of Oddi
  • Benign polyp of biliary tract
  • Benign tumor of exocrine pancreas
  • Cholangioadenoma
  • Neoplasm of cystic duct
  • Neoplasm of gallbladder
  • Papilloma of ampulla of Vater

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

  • Biopsy - polyps
  • Cherry angioma


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Bile Duct Diseases

Your liver makes a digestive juice called bile. Your gallbladder stores it between meals. When you eat, your gallbladder pushes the bile into tubes called bile ducts. They carry the bile to your small intestine. The bile helps break down fat. It also helps the liver get rid of toxins and wastes.

Different diseases can block the bile ducts and cause a problem with the flow of bile:

  • Gallstones, which can increase pressure in the gallbladder and cause a gallbladder attack. The pain usually lasts from one to several hours.
  • Cancer
  • Infections
  • Birth defects, such as biliary atresia. It is the most common reason for liver transplants in children in the United States.
  • Inflammation, which can cause scarring. Over time, this can lead to liver failure.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

  • ALP - blood test
  • Bile duct obstruction
  • Biliary atresia
  • Biliary stricture
  • Cholangitis
  • Cholestasis
  • ERCP
  • Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) blood test
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis


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