ICD 9 CM Codes

530.21 Ulcer of esophagus with bleeding
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  530.21    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '530.21' 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
530.21 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM K22.11 Ulcer of esophagus with bleeding
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.530.21.'
with bleeding
Applies To
bleeding esophageal varices (456.0, 456.20)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 530.21 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.