023.0 BRUCELLA MELITENSIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 023.0

Short Description: Brucella melitensis

Long Description: Brucella melitensis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Zoonotic bacterial diseases (020-027)
      • 023 Brucellosis
        • 023.0 Brucella melitensis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 023.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Brucella, brucellosis (infection) 023.9
    • melitensis 023.0
  • Febris (see also Fever) 780.60
    • melitensis 023.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Bacillus NEC 041.89
      • melitensis 023.0
    • Brucella 023.9
      • melitensis 023.0
  • Melitensis, febris 023.0
  • Melitococcosis 023.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 023.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
023.0 Right Arrow A23.0 Brucellosis due to Brucella melitensis
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
1 023.1 Brucella abortus
2 023.2 Brucella suis
3 023.3 Brucella canis
4 023.8 Other brucellosis
5 023.9 Brucellosis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014