ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 543.0

Hyperplasia of appendix

Diagnosis Code 543.0

ICD-9: 543.0
Short Description: Hyperplasia of appendix
Long Description: Hyperplasia of appendix (lymphoid)
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 543.0

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Appendicitis (540-543)
      • 543 Other diseases of appendix

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • K38.0 - Hyperplasia of appendix

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 543.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Hyperplasia, hyperplastic
      • appendix (lymphoid) 543.0
      • lymphoid (diffuse) (nodular) 785.6
        • appendix 543.0

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