Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 273.0
Polyclonal hypergammaglobulinemia
  • Short description: Polyclon hypergammaglobu.
  • ICD-9-CM 273.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 273.0 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).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 273.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 273.0: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 273.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D89.0 Polyclonal hypergammaglobulinemia
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign primary hypergammaglobulinemic purpura
  • Hypergammaglobulinemia, polyclonal
  • Purpura, hypergammaglobulinemic, benign primary
Applies To
  • Hypergammaglobulinemic purpura:
    • benign primary
    • Waldenström's
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 273.0:
  • Hypergammaglobulinemia 289.89
    • polyclonal 273.0
    • Waldenström's 273.0
  • Purpura 287.2
    • hypergammaglobulinemic (benign primary) (Waldenström's) 273.0
  • Waldenström's
    • hypergammaglobulinemia 273.0
    • purpura, hypergammaglobulinemic 273.0
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