Non-specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 562
Diverticula of intestine
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562 Excludes
  • congenital diverticulum of colon (751.5)
  • diverticulum of appendix (543.9)
  • Meckel's diverticulum (751.0)
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