Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 289.52
Splenic sequestration
  • Billable Code
  • Manifestation Code
  • ICD-9-CM 289.52 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 289.52 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute sickle cell anemia w splenic sequestration
  • Acute sickle cell splenic sequestration crisis
  • Sickle cell anemia acute crisis splenic sequestrat
  • Sickle cell Hgb C disease w splenic sequestration
  • Sickle cell-hemoglobin C disease with splenic sequestration
Code First
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 289.52 describes the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 289.52 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D57.02 Hb-SS disease with splenic sequestration
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D57.212 Sickle-cell/Hb-C disease with splenic sequestration
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D57.412 Sickle-cell thalassemia with splenic sequestration
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 289.52:
  • Sequestration
    • splenic 289.52
  • Spleen, splenic - see also condition
    • sequestration syndrome 289.52
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 289.52 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.