Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I78.1

Nevus, non-neoplastic

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • I78.1 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I78.1. Other international versions of ICD-10 I78.1 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Spider angioma
  • Spider vein of left leg
  • Spider vein of right leg
  • Spider veins of both legs
  • Spider veins of left leg
  • Spider veins of right leg
  • Telangiectasia
  • Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans
  • Telangiectasia of face
Type 1 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes
ICD-10-CM I78.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 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: