Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 789.6
Abdominal tenderness
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 9 ICD-9-CM codes below 789.6 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Rebound tenderness
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 789.6:
  • Rebound tenderness 789.6
  • Tenderness
    • abdominal (generalized) (localized) 789.6
    • rebound 789.6
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 789.6 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.