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Tuberculosis of intestines peritoneum and mesenteric glands (014)

ICD-9 code 014 for Tuberculosis of intestines peritoneum and mesenteric glands is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -TUBERCULOSIS (010-018).

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Tuberculosis of intestines peritoneum and mesenteric glands

Requires fifth digit. See beginning of section 010-018 for codes and definitions.

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