Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 562.11
Diverticulitis of colon (without mention of hemorrhage)
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Dvrtcli colon w/o hmrhg.
  • ICD-9-CM 562.11 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 562.11 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abscess and perforation due to diverticulitis of large intestine
  • Abscess and perforation due to diverticulitis of small and large intestines
  • Abscess of intestine due to diverticular disease
  • Diverticular abscess
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis of cecum
  • Diverticulitis of cecum w abscess
  • Diverticulitis of cecum w perforation
  • Diverticulitis of cecum with abscess
  • Diverticulitis of cecum with perforation
  • Diverticulitis of colon
  • Diverticulitis of colon w abscess
  • Diverticulitis of colon w perforation
  • Diverticulitis of colon with abscess
  • Diverticulitis of colon with perforation
  • Diverticulitis of large intestine
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid colon
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid colon with abscess
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid colon with perforation
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid w abscess
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid w perforation
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid with abscess
  • Diverticulitis of sigmoid with perforation
  • Diverticulitis of small and large intestine
  • Diverticulitis of small and large intestine with perforation
  • Diverticulitis of small intestine and colon
  • Diverticulitis of small intestine and colon w abscess
  • Diverticulitis of small intestine and colon w perforation
  • Diverticulitis of small intestine, colon with abscess
  • Diverticulitis small intestine, colon with perforation
  • Diverticulitis w abscess
  • Diverticulitis w perforation
  • Diverticulitis with abscess
  • Diverticulitis with perforation
Applies To
  • Diverticulitis (with diverticulosis):
    • NOS
    • colon
    • intestine (large)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 562.11 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K57.32 Diverticulitis of large intestine without perforation or abscess without bleeding
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 562.11:
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
    • with diverticulitis 562.11
  • Diverticulitis (acute) (see also Diverticula) 562.11
    • cecum (perforated) 562.11
    • colon (perforated) 562.11
    • intestine (large) (perforated) 562.11
    • Meckel's (perforated) 751.0
    • rectosigmoid (perforated) 562.11
    • rectum 562.11
    • sigmoid (old) (perforated) 562.11
  • Peridiverticulitis (see also Diverticulitis) 562.11
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