Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 569.42
Anal or rectal pain
  • ICD-9-CM 569.42 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 569.42 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 569.42: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anal pain
  • Anal stump pain
  • Anorectal pain
  • Chronic idiopathic anal pain
  • Painful rectal bleeding
  • Perianal pain
  • Proctodynia
  • Rectal pain
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 569.42 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K62.89 Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 569.42:
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • anus 569.42
    • rectum 569.42
  • Proctalgia 569.42
  • Rectalgia 569.42
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