Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 537.82
Angiodysplasia of stomach and duodenum without mention of hemorrhage
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 537.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 537.82 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 537.82 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K31.819 Angiodysplasia of stomach and duodenum without bleeding
Approximate Synonyms
  • Angiodysplasia of duodenum
  • Angiodysplasia of stomach
  • Gastric antral vascular ectasia
  • Vascular ectasia of gastric antrum
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 537.82:
  • Angiodysplasia (intestinalis) (intestine) 569.84
    • duodenum 537.82
    • stomach 537.82
  • Ectasia, ectasis
    • gastric antral vascular (GAVE) 537.82
      • with hemorrhage 537.83
      • without hemorrhage 537.82
  • GAVE (gastric antral vascular ectasia) 537.82
    • without hemorrhage 537.82
  • Watermelon stomach 537.82
    • without hemorrhage 537.82
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