ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 238.79

Lymph/hematpoitc tis NEC

Diagnosis Code 238.79

ICD-9: 238.79
Short Description: Lymph/hematpoitc tis NEC
Long Description: Other lymphatic and hematopoietic tissues
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 238.79

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (140–239)
    • Neoplasms of uncertain behavior (235-238)
      • 238 Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unspecified sites and tissues

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acquired angioedema due to lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Atypical lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Chronic myeloproliferative disorder
  • Extramedullary megakaryocytopoiesis
  • Familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
  • Fatal infectious mononucleosis associated with X-linked lymphoproliferative syndrome
  • Fungating tumor of lymph node
  • Hematologic neoplasm of uncertain behavior
  • Lymphocytic hypoplasia
  • Lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Mast cell neoplasm
  • Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative disease
  • Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasm, unclassifiable
  • Myeloproliferative disorder
  • Neoplasm affecting hematopoietic structure
  • Neoplasm of bone marrow
  • Neoplasm of hematopoietic cell type
  • Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Pulmonary hypertension due to myeloproliferative disorder
  • Thrombophilia due to myeloproliferative disorder
  • Virus-associated atypical lymphoproliferative disorder
  • X-linked lymphoproliferative syndrome

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