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 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 793.6 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 793.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R93.5 Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other abdominal regions, including retroperitoneum
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abdominal aortogram abnormal
  • Abnl abdominal CT scan
  • Abnl abdominal imaging
  • Abnl abdominal MRI
  • Abnl abdominal ultrasound
  • Abnl liver ultrasound
  • Abnl pelvic CT scan
  • Abnl pelvic MRI
  • Abnormal abdominal CT scan
  • Abnormal abdominal imaging
  • Abnormal abdominal MRI
  • Abnormal abdominal ultrasound
  • Abnormal computerized tomography of abdominal wall
  • Abnormal computerized tomography of pelvis
  • Abnormal liver ultrasound
  • Abnormal magnetic resonance imaging of pelvis
  • Abnormal pelvic CT scan
  • Abnormal pelvic MRI
  • Abnormal ultrasound of abdomen
  • Abnormal ultrasound of liver
  • Erect abdominal X-ray abnormal
  • Imaging of abdomen abnormal
  • Imaging of liver abnormal
  • Imaging of spleen abnormal
  • Magnetic resonance imaging of abdomen abnormal
  • Plain X-ray abdomen abnormal
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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