Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 558.1
Gastroenteritis and colitis due to radiation
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Radiation gastroenterit.
  • ICD-9-CM 558.1 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 558.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Colitis due to radiation
  • Enteritis due to radiation
  • Radiation enteritis
  • Radiation enterocolitis
  • Radiation gastroenteritis
  • Radiation induced colitis
  • Radiation induced enteritis
  • Radiation induced enterocolitis
  • Radiation induced gastroenteritis
Applies To
  • Radiation enterocolitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 558.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K52.0 Gastroenteritis and colitis due to radiation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 558.1:
  • Colitis (acute) (catarrhal) (croupous) (cystica superficialis) (exudative) (hemorrhagic) (noninfectious) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) 558.9
    • due to radiation 558.1
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
    • radiation 558.1
  • Enterocolitis - see also Enteritis
    • radiation 558.1
      • newborn (see also Enterocolitis, necrotizing, newborn) 777.50
  • Gastroenteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (congestive) (hemorrhagic) (noninfectious) (see also Enteritis) 558.9
    • due to
      • antineoplastic chemotherapy 558.9
      • food poisoning (see also Poisoning, food) 005.9
      • radiation 558.1
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