ICD 9 CM Codes

486 Pneumonia, organism unspecified
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  486    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '486' 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.
486 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM J18.9 Pneumonia, unspecified organism
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.486.'
active or acute (see also Pneumonia)
atypical (disseminated) (focal) (primary)
lung (acute) (see also Pneumonia)
Pleuropneumonia (acute) (bilateral) (double) (septic) (see also Pneumonia)
Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular)
Pneumonitis (acute) (primary) (see also Pneumonia)
Pneumopleurisy, pneumopleuritis (see also Pneumonia)
primary atypical
Pulmonitis (unknown etiology)
Applies To
hypostatic or passive pneumonia (514)
inhalation or aspiration pneumonia due to foreign materials (507.0-507.8)
pneumonitis due to fumes and vapors (506.0)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 486 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.