Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 282.47
Hemoglobin E-beta thalassemia
  • Short description: Hgb E-beta thalassemia.
  • ICD-9-CM 282.47 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 282.47 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 282.47.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 282.47: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Hemoglobin E/beta thalassemia disease
  • Hgb E beta thalassemia
  • Thalassemia, hemoglobin E beta
282.47 Excludes
  • beta thalassemia (282.44)
  • beta thalassemia minor (282.46)
  • beta thalassemia trait (282.46)
  • delta-beta thalassemia (282.45)
  • delta-beta thalassemia trait (282.46)
  • hemoglobin E disease (282.7)
  • other hemoglobinopathies (282.7)
  • sickle-cell beta thalassemia (282.41, 282.42)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 282.47 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D56.5 Hemoglobin E-beta thalassemia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 282.47:
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