078.0 MOLLUSCUM CONTAGIOSUM

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 078.0

Short Description: Molluscum contagiosum

Long Description: Molluscum contagiosum

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other diseases due to viruses and Chlamydiae (070-079)
      • 078 Other diseases due to viruses and Chlamydiae
        • 078.0 Molluscum contagiosum

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 078.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Bateman's
    • disease 078.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Bateman's 078.0
      • purpura (senile) 287.2
  • Molluscum
    • contagiosum 078.0
    • epitheliale 078.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 078.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
078.0 Right Arrow B08.1 Molluscum contagiosum
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
1 078.10 Viral warts, unspecified
2 078.11 Condyloma acuminatum
3 078.12 Plantar wart
4 078.19 Other specified viral warts
5 078.2 Sweating fever
6 078.3 Cat-scratch disease
7 078.4 Foot and mouth disease
8 078.5 Cytomegaloviral disease
9 078.6 Hemorrhagic nephrosonephritis
10 078.7 Arenaviral hemorrhagic fever
11 078.81 Epidemic vertigo
12 078.82 Epidemic vomiting syndrome
13 078.88 Other specified diseases due to chlamydiae
14 078.89 Other specified diseases due to viruses

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