ICD-9 stands for the list of codes for International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems
. The code for lipoma is:
2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 214
* Skin Biopsy, Diagnostic of PSS: skin biopsy revealing increased compact collagen in the reticular dermis, thinning of the epidermis, loss of rete pegs, atrophy of dermal appendages, and hyalinization and fibrosis of arterioles.
* A benign, usually painless, well-circumscribed lipomatous tumor composed of adipose tissue.
Source: http://www.icd9data.com/2008/Volume1/14 ... efault.htm