8800/0 Soft tissue tumor, benign
|Connective, subcutaneous and other soft tissues|
|ICD-O-3 topography code:||C49|
A benign tumor that arises from mesenchymal cells in extra skeletal sites. The most common types are lipomas (from adipose or fatty tissues), hemangiomas (from vascular tissues), and benign fibrous histiocytoma (from fibrohistiocytic tissues).