Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 789.9
Other symptoms involving abdomen and pelvis
  • Short description: Abdomen/pelvis symp NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 789.9 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 789.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Applies To
  • Umbilical:
    • bleeding
    • discharge
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 789.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM R19.8 Other specified symptoms and signs involving the digestive system and abdomen
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 789.9:
  • Bleeding (see also Hemorrhage) 459.0
    • umbilicus 789.9
  • Discharge
    • umbilicus 789.9
  • Symptoms, specified (general) NEC 780.99
    • abdomen NEC 789.9
    • pelvis NEC 789.9
    • peritoneum NEC 789.9
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