Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 282.60
Sickle-cell disease, unspecified
  • Short description: Sickle cell disease NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 282.60 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 282.60 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 282.60.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 282.60: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Hb SS disease
  • Hemoglobin S sickling disorder without crisis
  • Hereditary hemoglobinopathy disorder homozygous for hemoglobin S
  • Microhematuria due to sickle cell disease
  • Priapism due to sickle cell disease
  • Proliferative retinopathy due to sickle cell disease
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Sickle cell anemia wo crisis
  • Sickle cell anemia, without crisis
  • Sickle cell nephropathy
  • Sickle cell proliferative retinopathy
  • Sickle cell retinopathy
  • Sickle cell w microhematuria
  • Sickle cell w/ microhematuria
Applies To
  • Sickle-cell anemia NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 282.60 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D57.1 Sickle-cell disease without crisis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 282.60:
  • Anemia 285.9
    • drepanocytic (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
    • sickle-cell (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • sickle-cell 282.60
      • with
        • crisis 282.62
        • Hb-S disease 282.61
        • other abnormal hemoglobin (Hb-D) (Hb-E) (Hb-G) (Hb-J) (Hb-K) (Hb-O) (Hb-P) (high fetal gene) (without crisis) 282.68
      • elliptocytosis 282.60
      • Hb-C (without crisis) 282.63
      • Hb-S 282.61
        • with
        • other abnormal hemoglobin (Hb-D) (Hb-E) (Hb-G) (Hb-J) (Hb-K) (Hb-O) (Hb-P) (high fetal gene) (without crisis) 282.68
      • spherocytosis 282.60
      • thalassemia (without crisis) 282.41
  • Drepanocytic anemia (see also Disease, sickle cell) 282.60
  • Elliptocytosis (congenital) (hereditary) 282.1
    • sickle-cell (disease) 282.60
  • Hemoglobinopathy (mixed) (see also Disease, hemoglobin) 282.7
    • sickle-cell 282.60
  • Meniscocytosis 282.60
  • Sickle-cell
    • anemia (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
    • disease (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
  • Sicklemia (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
  • Spherocytosis (congenital) (familial) (hereditary) 282.0
    • sickle-cell (disease) 282.60
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