036.1 MENINGOCOCC ENCEPHALITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 036.1

Short Description: Meningococc encephalitis

Long Description: Meningococcal encephalitis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 036 Meningococcal infection
        • 036.1 Meningococc encephalitis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 036.1 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • meningococcal 036.1
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • meningococcal (see also condition) 036.9
      • brain 036.1
  • Meningococcus, meningococcal (see also condition) 036.9
    • encephalitis 036.1

Crosswalk Information

The code 036.1 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
036.1 Right Arrow A39.81 Meningococcal encephalitis
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
1 036.0 Meningococcal meningitis
2 036.2 Meningococcemia
3 036.3 Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome, meningococcal
4 036.40 Meningococcal carditis, unspecified
5 036.41 Meningococcal pericarditis
6 036.42 Meningococcal endocarditis
7 036.43 Meningococcal myocarditis
8 036.81 Meningococcal optic neuritis
9 036.82 Meningococcal arthropathy
10 036.89 Other specified meningococcal infections
11 036.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified

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