Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 751.0
Meckel's diverticulum
  • ICD-9-CM 751.0 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 751.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Meckels diverticulum
Applies To
  • Meckel's diverticulum (displaced) (hypertrophic)
  • Persistent:
    • omphalomesenteric duct
    • vitelline duct
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 751.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q43.0 Meckel's diverticulum (displaced) (hypertrophic)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 751.0:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
    • omphalomesenteric duct 751.0
    • vitelline duct 751.0
  • Dilatation
    • Meckel's diverticulum (congenital) 751.0
  • Displacement, displaced
    • Meckel's diverticulum (congenital) 751.0
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
    • Meckel's (displaced) (hypertrophic) 751.0
  • Diverticulitis (acute) (see also Diverticula) 562.11
    • Meckel's (perforated) 751.0
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • Meckel's diverticulum (congenital) 751.0
  • Imperfect
  • Meckel's
    • diverticulitis 751.0
    • diverticulum (displaced) (hypertrophic) 751.0
  • Omphalomesenteric duct, persistent 751.0
  • Patent - see also Imperfect closure
    • omphalomesenteric duct 751.0
    • vitelline duct 751.0
  • Persistence, persistent (congenital) 759.89
    • Meckel's diverticulum 751.0
    • omphalomesenteric duct 751.0
    • vitelline duct 751.0
  • Torsion
    • Meckel's diverticulum (congenital) 751.0
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • Meckel's diverticulum 751.0
  • Vitelline duct, persistent 751.0
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