July 28, 2022
Can you please assist with the diagnosis for a Compound Dysplastic Nevi of back?
Biopsy confirmed and not completely excused. Patient comes in for excision of lesion. What diagnosis code should I use?
The correct diagnosis code for a dysplastic nevi of the trunk is D22.5 (melanocytic nevi of trunk)
*This response is based on the best information available as of 07/28/22.