ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 284.2


Diagnosis Code 284.2

ICD-9: 284.2
Short Description: Myelophthisis
Long Description: Myelophthisis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 284.2

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs
    • Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs (280-289)
      • 284 Aplastic anemia

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
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Manifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipManifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis
Manifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis: Manifestation codes describe the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 284.2 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Anemia 285.9
      • leukoerythroblastic 284.2
      • myelophthisic (normocytic) 284.2
      • normocytic (infectional) (not due to blood loss) 285.9
        • myelophthisic 284.2
    • Myelophthisis 284.2
    • Panmyelophthisis 284.2
      • acquired (secondary) 284.81
      • congenital 284.2
      • idiopathic 284.9

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