ICD 9 CM Codes

053.19 Herpes zoster with other nervous system complications
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  053.19    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '053.19' 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.
053.19 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B02.29 Other postherpetic nervous system involvement
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.053.19.'
posterior, acute
postherpetic NEC
Postherpetic neuralgia (intercostal) (syndrome) (zoster)
posttherpetic (neuralgia) (zoster)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 053.19 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.