ICD 9 CM Codes

117.5 Cryptococcosis
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  117.5    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '117.5' 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.
117.5 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B45.0 Pulmonary cryptococcosis
117.5 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B45.9 Cryptococcosis, unspecified
117.5 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B45.7 Disseminated cryptococcosis
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.117.5.'
Busse-Buschke (cryptococcosis)
Busse-Buschke disease (cryptococcosis)
Cryptococcosis (European) (pulmonary) (systemic)
Cryptococcus neoformans
European blastomycosis
Neoformans cryptococcus infection
neoformans, infection by
Torula histolytica
Torula, torular (infection)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 117.5 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.