Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 530.84
Tracheoesophageal fistula
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Tracheoesophageal fstula.
  • ICD-9-CM 530.84 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 530.84 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A congenital or acquired abnormal communication between the trachea and the esophagus.
  • Abnormal passage between the esophagus and the trachea, acquired or congenital, often associated with esophageal atresia.
530.84 Excludes
  • congenital tracheoesophageal fistula (750.3)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 530.84 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM J86.0 Pyothorax with fistula
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 530.84:
  • Fistula (sinus) 686.9
    • bronchoesophageal 530.84
    • esophagotracheal 530.84
    • tracheoesophageal 530.84
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