ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 750.27

Diverticulum of pharynx

Diagnosis Code 750.27

ICD-9: 750.27
Short Description: Diverticulum of pharynx
Long Description: Diverticulum of pharynx
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 750.27

Code Classification
  • Congenital anomalies
    • Congenital anomalies (740-759)
      • 750 Other congenital anomalies of upper alimentary tract

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Q38.7 - Congenital pharyngeal pouch

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 750.27 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
      • pharynx (congenital) 750.27
    • Pouch
      • pharynx, pharyngeal (congenital) 750.27

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