Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 567.82
Sclerosing meserteritis
  • Short description: Sclerosing mesenteritis.
  • ICD-9-CM 567.82 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 567.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 567.82.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 567.82: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Fat necrosis of peritoneum
  • Peritoneal fat necrosis
  • Sclerosing mesenteritis
Applies To
  • Fat necrosis of peritoneum
  • (Idiopathic) sclerosing mesenteric fibrosis
  • Mesenteric lipodystrophy
  • Mesenteric panniculitis
  • Retractile mesenteritis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 567.82 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K65.4 Sclerosing mesenteritis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 567.82:
  • Fat
    • necrosis - see also Fatty, degeneration
      • breast (aseptic) (segmental) 611.3
      • mesentery 567.82
      • omentum 567.82
      • peritoneum 567.82
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • sclerosing mesenteric (idiopathic) 567.82
  • Lipodystrophy (progressive) 272.6
    • mesenteric 567.82
  • Mesenteritis
    • retractile 567.82
    • sclerosing 567.82
  • Necrosis, necrotic
    • fat, fatty (generalized) (see also Degeneration, fatty) 272.8
      • abdominal wall 567.82
      • breast (aseptic) (segmental) 611.3
      • intestine 569.89
      • localized - see Degeneration, by site, fatty
      • mesentery 567.82
      • omentum 567.82
      • pancreas 577.8
      • peritoneum 567.82
      • skin (subcutaneous) 709.3
    • mesentery 557.0
      • fat 567.82
    • omentum 557.0
      • with mesenteric infarction 557.0
      • fat 567.82
    • peritoneum 557.0
      • with mesenteric infarction 557.0
      • fat 567.82
  • Panniculitis 729.30
    • mesenteric 567.82
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