020.9 PLAGUE NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 020.9

Short Description: Plague NOS

Long Description: Plague, unspecified

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Zoonotic bacterial diseases (020-027)
      • 020 Plague
        • 020.9 Plague NOS

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 020.9 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Black
    • death 020.9
  • Febris (see also Fever) 780.60
    • pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Pasteurella NEC 027.2
      • pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
    • Yersinia pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
  • Pest (see also Plague) 020.9
  • Pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
    • bubonica 020.0
    • fulminans 020.0
    • minor 020.8
    • pneumonica - see Plague, pneumonic
  • Plague 020.9
    • abortive 020.8
    • ambulatory 020.8
    • bubonic 020.0
    • cellulocutaneous 020.1
    • lymphatic gland 020.0
    • pneumonic 020.5
      • primary 020.3
      • secondary 020.4
    • pulmonary - see Plague, pneumonic
    • pulmonic - see Plague, pneumonic
    • septicemic 020.2
    • tonsillar 020.9
      • septicemic 020.2
    • vaccination, prophylactic (against) V03.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 020.9 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
020.9 Right Arrow A20.9 Plague, unspecified
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
7 020.8 Other specified types of plague

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