Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 562.00
Diverticulosis of small intestine (without mention of hemorrhage)
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Dvrtclo sml int w/o hmrg.
  • ICD-9-CM 562.00 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 562.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Diverticula of intestine
  • Diverticular disease of both small and large intestine with perforation and abscess
  • Diverticular disease of both small and large intestine without perforation or abscess
  • Diverticulosis of duodenum
  • Diverticulosis of duodenum without diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis of ileum
  • Diverticulosis of ileum without diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis of jejunum
  • Diverticulosis of jejunum without diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis of small intestine
  • Diverticulosis of small intestine and colon
  • Diverticulosis of the duodenum
  • Diverticulosis of the ileum
  • Diverticulosis of the jejunum
  • Perforated diverticulum of duodenum
  • Perforated diverticulum of small intestine
Applies To
  • Diverticulosis:
    • duodenum without mention of diverticulitis
    • ileum without mention of diverticulitis
    • jejunum without mention of diverticulitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 562.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K57.10 Diverticulosis of small intestine without perforation or abscess without bleeding
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 562.00:
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
  • Perforation, perforative (nontraumatic)
    • diverticulum (see also Diverticula) 562.10
      • small intestine 562.00
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • diverticulum
      • bladder 596.3
      • intestine (large) (see also Diverticula) 562.10
        • small 562.00
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