Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 031.8

Short Description: Mycobacterial dis NEC

Long Description: Other specified mycobacterial diseases

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 031 Diseases due to other mycobacteria
        • 031.8 Mycobacterial dis NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 031.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 716.9
    • due to or associated with
      • mycobacteria 031.8 [711.4]
  • Lymphadenitis 289.3
    • mycobacterial 031.8
  • Mycobacterium, mycobacterial (infection) 031.9
    • atypical (acid-fast bacilli) 031.9
      • specified site NEC 031.8
    • kakerifu 031.8
    • kasongo 031.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 031.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
031.8 Right Arrow A31.8 Other mycobacterial infections
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
1 031.0 Pulmonary diseases due to other mycobacteria
2 031.1 Cutaneous diseases due to other mycobacteria
3 031.2 Disseminated due to other mycobacteria
4 031.9 Unspecified diseases due to mycobacteria

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