Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 530.1
Esophagitis
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 5 ICD-9-CM codes below 530.1 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by inflammation of the esophageal wall.
  • An acute or chronic inflammatory process affecting the esophageal wall.
  • Inflammation of the esophagus (the tube that carries food from the mouth to the stomach).
  • Inflammation of the esophagus caused by the reflux of gastric juice with contents of the stomach and duodenum.
  • Inflammation, acute or chronic, of the esophagus caused by bacteria, chemicals, or trauma.
530.1 Excludes
  • tuberculous esophagitis (017.8)
Applies To
  • Esophagitis:
    • chemical
    • peptic
    • postoperative
    • regurgitant
Use Additional
  • Use additional E code to identify cause, if induced by chemical
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