Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 577.2
Cyst and pseudocyst of pancreas
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Pancreat cyst/pseudocyst.
  • ICD-9-CM 577.2 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 577.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cyst of pancreas
  • Pancreatic cyst
  • Pancreatic pseudocyst
  • Pseudocyst of pancreas
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 577.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K86.2 Cyst of pancreas
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K86.3 Pseudocyst of pancreas
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 577.2:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • pancreas, pancreatic 577.2
      • congenital 751.7
      • false 577.2
      • hemorrhagic 577.2
      • true 577.2
    • peripancreatic 577.2
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • cystic
      • breast (chronic) 610.1
      • kidney, congenital (see also Cystic, disease, kidney) 753.10
      • liver, congenital 751.62
      • lung 518.89
      • pancreas 577.2
      • renal, congenital (see also Cystic, disease, kidney) 753.10
      • semilunar cartilage 717.5
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • cyst, pancreas 577.2
  • Pancreatitis 577.0
    • cystic 577.2
  • Pseudocyst
    • pancreas 577.2
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