ICD 9 CM Codes

136.9 Unspecified infectious and parasitic diseases
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  136.9    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '136.9' 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
136.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B89 Unspecified parasitic disease
GEMS
136.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM B99.9 Unspecified infectious disease
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.136.9.'
disease NEC (see also Infestation, parasitic)
epidemic NEC
Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic)
infectious NEC
infective NEC
parasite, parasitic NEC
parasitic
parasitic NEC
Parasitism NEC
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 136.9 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.