Benign neoplasm of breast (D24)

Instructional Notations

Includes Includes
This note appears immediately under a three character code title to further define, or give examples of, the content of the category.

  • benign neoplasm of connective tissue of breast
  • benign neoplasm of soft parts of breast
  • fibroadenoma of breast

Type 2 Excludes Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.

  • adenofibrosis of breast N60.2
  • benign cyst of breast N60
  • benign mammary dysplasia N60
  • benign neoplasm of skin of breast D22.5 D23.5
  • fibrocystic disease of breast N60