C81.01 - Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck

Version 2023
ICD-10:C81.01
Short Description:Nodlr lymphocy predom Hdgkn lymph, nodes of head, face, & nk
Long Description:Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck
Status: Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of lymphoid, hematopoietic and related tissue (C81-C96)
      • Hodgkin lymphoma (C81)

C81.01 is a billable ICD-10 code used to specify a medical diagnosis of nodular lymphocyte predominant hodgkin lymphoma, lymph nodes of head, face, and neck. The code is valid during the fiscal year 2023 from October 01, 2022 through September 30, 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Convert to ICD-9 Code

Source ICD-10 CodeTarget ICD-9 Code
C81.01201.41 - Hodg lymph-histio head
Approximate Flag - The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 and ICD-9 codes and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

Patient Education


Hodgkin Lymphoma

What is Hodgkin lymphoma?

Hodgkin lymphoma, also called Hodgkin disease, is a type of cancer that develops in the lymph system. Your lymph system is part of your immune system. It helps protect your body from infection and disease.

The lymph system is made up of tissues and organs that produce, store, and carry white blood cells. It includes your:

Hodgkin lymphoma is one of the main types of lymphoma. The other is non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Each type starts in different types of white blood cells.

What causes Hodgkin lymphoma?

The cause of Hodgkin lymphoma is unknown. But there are certain people who are at higher risk of developing it.

Who is more likely to develop Hodgkin lymphoma?

Certain factors can make you more likely to develop Hodgkin lymphoma:

What are the symptoms of Hodgkin lymphoma?

The signs and symptoms of Hodgkin lymphoma may include:

How is Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosed?

To find out if you have Hodgkin lymphoma, your provider:

What are the treatments for Hodgkin lymphoma?

Treatments for Hodgkin lymphoma include:

Hodgkin lymphoma can usually be cured if it is found and treated early.

NIH: National Cancer Institute


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