056.79 RUBELLA COMPLICATION NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 056.79

Short Description: Rubella complication NEC

Long Description: Rubella with other specified complications

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Viral diseases accompanied by exanthem (050-059)
      • 056 Rubella
        • 056.79 Rubella complication NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 056.79 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Rubella (German measles) 056.9
    • complication 056.8
      • specified type NEC 056.79
    • specified complications NEC 056.79

Crosswalk Information

The code 056.79 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
056.79 Right Arrow B06.81 Rubella pneumonia
B06.89 Other rubella complications
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
2 056.01 Encephalomyelitis due to rubella
3 056.09 Rubella with other neurological complications
4 056.71 Arthritis due to rubella
5 056.8 Rubella with unspecified complications
6 056.9 Rubella without mention of complication

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