2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 522.5
Periapical abscess without sinus
- Short description: Periapical abscess.
- ICD-9-CM 522.5 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 522.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- Dental abscess
- Periapical abscess
- Periapical abscess without sinus tract
- periapical abscess with sinus (522.7)
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts directly to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM K04.7 Periapical abscess without sinus