Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 750.27
Diverticulum of pharynx
  • ICD-9-CM 750.27 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 750.27 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 750.27.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 750.27: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 750.27 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q38.7 Congenital pharyngeal pouch
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital diverticulum of pharynx
  • Congenital pharyngeal pouch
Applies To
  • Pharyngeal pouch
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 750.27:
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
    • pharynx (congenital) 750.27
  • Pouch
    • pharynx, pharyngeal (congenital) 750.27
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