ICD 9 CM Codes

471.8 Other polyp of sinus
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  471.8    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '471.8' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
471.8 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM J33.8 Other polyp of sinus
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.471.8.'
accessory sinus
antrum
ethmoidal (sinus)
frontal (sinus)
maxillary (sinus)
sinus (accessory) (ethmoidal) (frontal) (maxillary) (sphenoidal)
sphenoidal (sinus)
turbinate, mucous membrane
Applies To
Polyp of sinus:
accessory
ethmoidal
maxillary
sphenoidal
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