Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 793.6
Nonspecific abnormal findings on radiological and other examination of abdominal area including retroperitoneum
  • Short description: ABN FIND-ABDOMINAL AREA.
  • ICD-9-CM 793.6 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 793.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 793.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R93.5 Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other abdominal regions, including retroperitoneum
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 793.6:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
  • Findings, abnormal, without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
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