Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 569.71
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 569.71 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 569.71 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: 569.71 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K91.850 Pouchitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Ileal pouchitis
  • Ileoanal pouch inflammation
  • Inflammation of ileoanal pouch
Clinical Information
  • Acute inflammation in the intestinal mucosa of the continent ileal reservoir (or pouch) in patients who have undergone ileostomy and restorative proctocolectomy (proctocolectomy, restorative)
Applies To
  • Inflammation of internal ileoanal pouch
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 569.71:
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
    • pouch, internal ileoanal 569.71
  • Pouchitis 569.71
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 569.71 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.