Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 282.5
Sickle-cell trait
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 282.5 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 282.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Sickle cell trait
Clinical Information
  • The condition of being heterozygous for hemoglobin s.
282.5 Excludes
Applies To
  • Hb-AS genotype
  • Hemoglobin S [Hb-S] trait
  • Heterozygous:
    • hemoglobin S
    • Hb-S
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 282.5 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D57.3 Sickle-cell trait
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 282.5:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Elliptocytosis (congenital) (hereditary) 282.1
    • sickle-cell (disease) 282.60
      • trait 282.5
  • Hemoglobin - see also condition
    • AS genotype 282.5
    • S (Hb-S), heterozygous 282.5
  • Sickle-cell
    • trait 282.5
  • Sicklemia (see also Disease, sickle-cell) 282.60
    • trait 282.5
  • Trait
    • hemoglobin
      • abnormal NEC 282.7
      • C (see also Disease, hemoglobin, C) 282.7
        • with elliptocytosis 282.7
      • S (Hb-S) 282.5
    • sickle-cell 282.5
      • with
        • elliptocytosis 282.5
        • spherocytosis 282.5
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