020.8 OTHER TYPES OF PLAGUE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 020.8

Short Description: Other types of plague

Long Description: Other specified types of plague

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Zoonotic bacterial diseases (020-027)
      • 020 Plague
        • 020.8 Other types of plague

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 020.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
    • minor 020.8
  • Plague 020.9
    • abortive 020.8
    • ambulatory 020.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 020.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
020.8 Right Arrow A20.8 Other forms of plague
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 020.0 Bubonic plague
2 020.1 Cellulocutaneous plague
3 020.2 Septicemic plague
4 020.3 Primary pneumonic plague
5 020.4 Secondary pneumonic plague
6 020.5 Pneumonic plague, unspecified
7 020.9 Plague, unspecified

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