Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 573.2
Hepatitis in other infectious diseases classified elsewhere
  • Short description: Hepatitis in oth inf dis.
  • ICD-9-CM 573.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 573.2 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).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 573.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K77 Liver disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
573.2 Excludes
  • hepatitis in:
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ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 573.2:
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