Benign neoplasm of major salivary glands (D11)

Clinical Information for Benign neoplasm of major salivary glands (D11)

Adenolymphoma - A benign tumor characterized histologically by tall columnar epithelium within a lymphoid tissue stroma. It is usually found in the salivary glands, especially the parotid.

Instructional Notations

Type 1 Excludes Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

  • benign neoplasms of specified minor salivary glands which are classified according to their anatomical location
  • benign neoplasms of minor salivary glands NOS D10.39