Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 289.50
Disease of spleen, unspecified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Spleen disease NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 289.50 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 289.50 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disorder of spleen
  • Lesion, spleen
  • Spleen disease
  • Splenic disease
  • Splenic lesion
Clinical Information
  • Condition in which there is a deviation from or interruption of the normal structure or function of the spleen.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 289.50 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D73.9 Disease of spleen, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 289.50:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Lesion(s)
    • spleen 289.50
  • Splenopathy 289.50
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