ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 759.6

Hamartoses NEC

Diagnosis Code 759.6

ICD-9: 759.6
Short Description: Hamartoses NEC
Long Description: Other hamartoses, not elsewhere classified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 759.6

Code Classification
  • Congenital anomalies
    • Congenital anomalies (740-759)
      • 759 Other and unspecified congenital anomalies

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Angiomatosis of meninges
  • Astrocytic hamartoma
  • Cerebellar hemangioblastomatosis
  • Congenital erector pili hamartoma
  • Congenital hamartoma
  • Congenital hamartoma of skin
  • Congenital leptomeningeal angiomatosis
  • Cowden syndrome
  • Dermal connective tissue hamartoma
  • Diffuse smooth muscle hamartoma
  • Eccrine angiomatous hamartoma
  • Epidermal nevus
  • Epidermolytic epidermal nevus
  • Fat-storing hamartoma of dermal dendrocytes
  • Fibrolipomatous hamartoma of nerve
  • Hairy malformation of palms and soles
  • Hamartoma
  • Hamartoma of apocrine sweat gland apparatus
  • Hamartoma of eccrine sweat gland apparatus
  • Hamartoma of hypothalamus
  • Hamartoma of integument
  • Hamartoma of muscle
  • Hamartoma of pilosebaceous apparatus
  • Hamartoma of pituitary and hypothalamus
  • Hamartoma of skin
  • Hamartoma of skin appendage
  • Hereditary neurocutaneous angiomata
  • Lhermitte-Duclos disease
  • Lipomatous hamartoma
  • Moniliform hamartoma
  • Neoplasm and/or hamartoma
  • Neurocutaneous melanosis sequence
  • Parkes Weber syndrome
  • Peutz-Jeghers polyps of small bowel
  • Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
  • Phakomatosis caesiomarmorata
  • Phakomatosis cesioflammea
  • Phakomatosis spilorosea
  • Riley-Smith syndrome
  • Spinal hamartoma
  • Splenic hamartoma
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome
  • Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 759.6 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Von Hippel-Lindau Disease

Also called: VHL

Von Hippel-Lindau disease (VHL) is a rare, genetic disease that causes tumors and cysts to grow in your body. The tumors can be either cancerous or benign. They can grow in your brain and spinal cord, kidneys, pancreas and, in men, their genital tract. Symptoms of VHL vary and depend on the size and location of the tumors. They may include headaches, problems with balance and walking, dizziness, weakness of the limbs, vision problems and high blood pressure.

Detecting and treating VHL early is important. Treatment usually involves surgery or sometimes radiation therapy. The goal is to treat growths while they are small and before they do permanent damage.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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