Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 750.9
Unspecified anomaly of upper alimentary tract
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Upper GI anomaly NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 750.9 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 750.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of esophagus
  • Congenital anomaly of mouth
  • Congenital anomaly of palate
  • Congenital anomaly of pharynx
  • Congenital anomaly of salivary gland
  • Congenital anomaly of stomach
  • Congenital anomaly of the mouth
  • Congenital anomaly of upper alimentary tract
  • Congenital esophageal anomaly
  • Congenital gastric anomaly
  • Congenital mouth anomaly
  • Congenital palate anomaly
  • Congenital pharyngeal anomaly
  • Congenital salivary gland anomaly
  • Congenital upper GI tract anomaly
Applies To
  • Congenital:
    • anomaly NOS of upper alimentary tract [any part, except tongue]
    • deformity NOS of upper alimentary tract [any part, except tongue]
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 750.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q38.5 Congenital malformations of palate, not elsewhere classified
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q40.9 Congenital malformation of upper alimentary tract, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 750.9:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
    • Bartholin's duct 750.9
    • digestive organ(s) or system 751.9
    • esophagus 750.9
    • gum 750.9
    • lip 750.9
      • harelip (see also Cleft, lip) 749.10
      • specified type NEC 750.26
    • mouth 750.9
    • palate (hard) (soft) 750.9
      • cleft (see also Cleft, palate) 749.00
    • parotid (gland) 750.9
    • pharynx 750.9
    • salivary gland or duct 750.9
    • stomach 750.9
    • submaxillary gland 750.9
    • throat 750.9
    • uvula 750.9
  • Defect, defective 759.9
    • congenital, organ or site NEC - see also Anomaly
      • circulation 747.9
      • Descemet's membrane 743.9
      • diaphragm 756.6
      • ectodermal 757.9
      • esophagus 750.9
      • pulmonic cusps - see Anomaly, heart valve
      • respiratory system 748.9
    • esophagus, congenital 750.9
  • Deformity 738.9
    • alimentary tract, congenital 751.9
    • Bartholin's duct (congenital) 750.9
    • esophagus (congenital) 750.9
    • gum (congenital) 750.9
    • lip (congenital) NEC 750.9
    • mouth (acquired) 528.9
      • congenital NEC 750.9
    • palate (congenital) 750.9
    • parotid (gland) (congenital) 750.9
    • pharynx (congenital) 750.9
    • pylorus (congenital) 750.9
    • salivary gland or duct (congenital) 750.9
    • stomach (congenital) 750.9
    • submaxillary gland (congenital) 750.9
    • uvula (congenital) 750.9
  • Malformation (congenital) - see also Anomaly
    • gum 750.9
    • throat 750.9
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