Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 530.20
Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
  • Short description: ULC ESOPHAGUS W/O BLEED.
  • ICD-9-CM 530.20 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 530.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Bacterial ulcer of esophagus
  • Eosinophilic ulcer of esophagus
  • Esophageal ulcer
  • Esophageal ulcer due to aspirin
  • Esophagogastric ulcer
  • Fungal ulcer of esophagus
  • Infective ulcer of esophagus
  • Non-reflux ulcer of esophagus
  • Peptic ulcer of esophagus
  • Protozoal ulcer of esophagus
  • Radiation ulcer of esophagus
  • Stress ulceration of esophagus
  • Ulcer of esophagus
  • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of aspirin
  • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of chemicals
  • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of medicines
  • Viral ulcer of esophagus
Applies To
  • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 530.20 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K22.10 Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 530.20:
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • cardio-esophageal (peptic) 530.20
    • esophagus (peptic) 530.20
      • with bleeding 530.21
      • due to ingestion
        • aspirin 530.20
        • chemicals 530.20
        • medicinal agents 530.20
      • fungal 530.20
      • infectional 530.20
      • varicose (see also Varix, esophagus) 456.1
        • bleeding (see also Varix, esophagus, bleeding) 456.0
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