Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I78.1

Nevus, non-neoplastic

  • I78.1 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, I78.1 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • A common hemangioma characterized by the presence of capillary-sized vascular channels without prominent epithelioid endothelial cells.
Applicable To
  • Araneus nevus
  • Senile nevus
  • Spider nevus
  • Stellar nevus
Description Synonyms
  • Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans
Type 1 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 92 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 I78.1 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 I78.1 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM I78.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM I78.1 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM I78.1: