Leiomyoma

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term leiomyoma to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Leiomyoma - See Also: Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign;
    • bizarre - See: Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign;
    • cellular - See: Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign;
    • epithelioid - See: Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign;
    • uterus (cervix) (corpus) - D25.9 Leiomyoma of uterus, unspecified
      • intramural - D25.1 Intramural leiomyoma of uterus
      • submucous - D25.0 Submucous leiomyoma of uterus
      • subserosal - D25.2 Subserosal leiomyoma of uterus
    • vascular - See: Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign;

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to leiomyoma within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Leiomyoma: A benign tumor derived from smooth muscle tissue, also known as a fibroid tumor. They rarely occur outside of the UTERUS and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT but can occur in the SKIN and SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE, probably arising from the smooth muscle of small blood vessels in these tissues.