Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 289.4
Hypersplenism
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 289.4 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 289.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Condition characterized by splenomegaly, some reduction in the number of circulating blood cells in the presence of a normal or hyperactive bone marrow, and the potential for reversal by splenectomy.
  • Condition in which there is a deviation from or interruption of the normal structure or function of the spleen.
289.4 Excludes
  • primary splenic neutropenia (289.53)
Applies To
  • "Big spleen" syndrome
  • Dyssplenism
  • Hypersplenia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 289.4 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D73.1 Hypersplenism
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 289.4:
  • Aleukia
    • splenica 289.4
  • Big spleen syndrome 289.4
  • Dyssplenism 289.4
  • Hypersplenia 289.4
  • Hypersplenism 289.4
  • Hypoleukia splenica 289.4
  • Increase, increased
    • splenic activity 289.4
  • Panhematopenia 284.81
    • splenic, primary 289.4
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • big spleen 289.4
    • hypersplenic 289.4
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