056.01 RUBELLA ENCEPHALITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 056.01

Short Description: Rubella encephalitis

Long Description: Encephalomyelitis due to rubella

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Viral diseases accompanied by exanthem (050-059)
      • 056 Rubella
        • 056.01 Rubella encephalitis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 056.01 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • due to
      • rubella 056.01
    • rubella 056.01
  • Encephalomyelitis (chronic) (granulomatous) (myalgic, benign) (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • rubella 056.01
  • Meningoencephalitis (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • due to
      • rubella 056.01
    • rubella 056.01
  • Rubella (German measles) 056.9
    • complication 056.8
      • neurological 056.00
        • encephalomyelitis 056.01

Crosswalk Information

The code 056.01 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
056.01 Right Arrow B06.01 Rubella 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
1 056.00 Rubella with unspecified neurological complication
2 056.09 Rubella with other neurological complications
3 056.71 Arthritis due to rubella
4 056.79 Rubella with other specified complications
5 056.8 Rubella with unspecified complications
6 056.9 Rubella without mention of complication

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