ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D28.2

Benign neoplasm of uterine tubes and ligaments

Diagnosis Code D28.2

ICD-10: D28.2
Short Description: Benign neoplasm of uterine tubes and ligaments
Long Description: Benign neoplasm of uterine tubes and ligaments
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D28.2

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Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Benign neoplasms, except benign neuroendocrine tumors (D10-D36)
      • Benign neoplasm of other and unsp female genital organs (D28)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code D28.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
  • 221.0 - Ben neo fallopian tube

  • Benign neoplasm of broad ligament
  • Benign neoplasm of fallopian tube
  • Benign neoplasm of fallopian tubes and uterine ligaments
  • Benign neoplasm of ovarian ligament
  • Benign neoplasm of parametrium
  • Benign neoplasm of pelvic peritoneum
  • Benign neoplasm of pelvic peritoneum
  • Benign neoplasm of pelvic peritoneum
  • Benign neoplasm of pelvic peritoneum
  • Benign neoplasm of round ligament of uterus
  • Neoplasm of parametrium
  • Neoplasm of round ligament of uterus
  • Noninflammatory disorder of broad ligament
  • Ovarian ligament fibroid
  • Primary broad ligament fibroid
  • Round ligament fibroid

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code D28.2 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

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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Uterine Diseases

The uterus, or womb, is the place where a baby grows when a woman is pregnant. The first sign of a problem with the uterus may be bleeding between periods or after sex. Causes can include hormones, thyroid problems, fibroids, polyps, cancer, infection, or pregnancy.

Treatment depends on the cause. Sometimes birth control pills treat hormonal imbalances. If a thyroid problem is the cause, treating it may also stop the bleeding. If you have cancer or hyperplasia, an overgrowth of normal cells in the uterus, you may need surgery.

With two other uterine problems, tissue that normally lines the uterus grows where it is not supposed to. In endometriosis, it grows outside the uterus. In adenomyosis, it grows in the uterus's outside walls. Pain medicine may help. Other treatments include hormones and surgery.

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  • Endometritis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hysteroscopy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Retroversion of the uterus (Medical Encyclopedia)

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