Valid for Submission
N63.15 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of unspecified lump in the right breast, overlapping quadrants. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
|Short Description:||Unspecified lump in the right breast, overlapping quadrants|
|Long Description:||Unspecified lump in the right breast, overlapping quadrants|
New 2020 ICD-10 Code
N63.15 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code N63.15 are found in the index:
Diagnostic Related Groups
The ICD-10 code N63.15 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.
- 597 - MALIGNANT BREAST DISORDERS WITH MCC
- 598 - MALIGNANT BREAST DISORDERS WITH CC
- 599 - MALIGNANT BREAST DISORDERS WITHOUT CC/MCC
- 600 - NON-MALIGNANT BREAST DISORDERS WITH CC/MCC
- 601 - NON-MALIGNANT BREAST DISORDERS WITHOUT CC/MCC
N6315 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):
- N63.11 - Unspecified lump in the right breast, upper outer quadrant
- N63.12 - Unspecified lump in the right breast, upper inner quadrant
- N63.13 - Unspecified lump in the right breast, lower outer quadrant
- N63.14 - Unspecified lump in the right breast, lower inner quadrant
Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
Disorders of breast (N60-N65)
Unspecified lump in breast (N63)
- FY 2020 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020