Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 562.12
Diverticulosis of colon with hemorrhage
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Dvrtclo colon w hmrhg.
  • ICD-9-CM 562.12 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 562.12 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Diverticulosis of cecum w hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of cecum with hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of colon w hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of sigmoid colon with hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of sigmoid w hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of small and large intestine with hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis of small intestine and colon
  • Diverticulosis of small intestine and colon w hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis w hemorrhage
  • Diverticulosis with hemorrhage
  • Hemorrhage of colon due to diverticulosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 562.12 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K57.31 Diverticulosis of large intestine without perforation or abscess with bleeding
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 562.12:
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