ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 569.49

Rectal & anal dis NEC

Diagnosis Code 569.49

ICD-9: 569.49
Short Description: Rectal & anal dis NEC
Long Description: Other specified disorders of rectum and anus
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 569.49

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Other diseases of intestines and peritoneum (560-569)
      • 569 Other disorders of intestine

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Abnormal anal function
  • Acute proctitis
  • Acute radiation proctitis
  • Anal ectropion
  • Anal infection
  • Anal inflammation
  • Anal twitching
  • Anismus
  • Anogenital human papilloma virus infection
  • Anus non-patent
  • Chemically-induced proctitis
  • Chlamydial infection of anus and rectum
  • Chronic radiation proctitis
  • Damaged anal sphincter
  • Delayed perforation of rectum
  • Disorder of anal region
  • Disorder of rectum
  • Eversion of anal canal
  • Funnelled anus
  • Gaping of patulous anus
  • Granuloma of rectum
  • Gross' disease
  • Hemorrhagic proctitis
  • Hypertrophied anal papilla
  • Infective proctitis
  • Kraurosis of anus
  • Lesion of rectum
  • Leukoplakia of anus
  • Malakoplakia of rectum
  • Mild dysplasia of rectum
  • Patulous anus - appearance
  • Perforating inflammation of rectum due to radiation
  • Perforation of rectum
  • Proctitis
  • Radiation proctitis
  • Rupture of rectum
  • Thickened anal verge
  • Traumatic proctitis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 569.49 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Anal Disorders

Also called: Anorectal diseases

The anus is the opening of the rectum through which stool passes out of your body. Problems with the anus are common. They include hemorrhoids, abscesses, fissures (cracks), and cancer.

You may be embarrassed to talk about your anal troubles. But it is important to let your doctor know, especially if you have pain or bleeding. The more details you can give about your problem, the better your doctor will be able to help you. Treatments vary depending on the particular problem.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

  • Anal fissure
  • Anal itching -- self-care
  • Anorectal abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Digital rectal exam
  • Imperforate anus
  • Lower GI Series - NIH (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • Perianal streptococcal cellulitis


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Rectal Disorders

The rectum is the lower part of your large intestine where your body stores stool. Problems with rectum are common. They include hemorrhoids, abscesses, incontinence and cancer.

Many people are embarrassed to talk about rectal troubles. But seeing your doctor about problems in this area is important. This is especially true if you have pain or bleeding. Treatments vary widely depending on the particular problem.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

  • Anorectal abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Digital rectal exam
  • Lower GI Series - NIH (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • Proctitis
  • Rectal biopsy
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Rectal prolapse repair


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