Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 564.3
Vomiting following gastrointestinal surgery
  • Short description: Vomiting post-gi surgery.
  • ICD-9-CM 564.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 564.3 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 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 564.3.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 564.3: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 564.3 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K91.0 Vomiting following gastrointestinal surgery
Approximate Synonyms
  • Vomiting after gastrointestinal tract surgery
  • Vomiting after GI surgery
Applies To
  • Vomiting (bilious) following gastrointestinal surgery
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 564.3:
  • Vomiting 787.03
    • bilious (cause unknown) 787.04
      • following gastrointestinal surgery 564.3
      • newborn 779.32
    • following gastrointestinal surgery 564.3
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