079.89 OTH SPECF VIRAL INFECTN

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 079.89

Short Description: Oth specf viral infectn

Long Description: Other specified viral infection

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other diseases due to viruses and Chlamydiae (070-079)
      • 079 Viral infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
        • 079.89 Oth specf viral infectn

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 079.89 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • coronavirus 079.89
      • SARS-associated 079.82
    • enterovirus NEC 079.89
      • central nervous system NEC 048
      • enteritis 008.67
      • meningitis 047.9
    • parainfluenza virus 079.89
    • virus, viral 079.99
      • coronavirus 079.89
        • SARS-associated 079.82
      • specified type NEC 079.89
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079

Crosswalk Information

The code 079.89 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
079.89 Right Arrow B33.8 Other specified viral diseases
B34.1 Enterovirus infection, unspecified
B34.2 Coronavirus infection, unspecified
B34.4 Papovavirus infection, unspecified
B34.8 Other viral infections of unspecified site
B97.19 Oth enterovirus as the cause of diseases classd elswhr
B97.29 Oth coronavirus as the cause of diseases classd elswhr
B97.89 Oth viral agents as the cause of diseases classd elswhr
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
1 079.0 Adenovirus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
2 079.1 Echo virus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
3 079.2 Coxsackie virus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
4 079.3 Rhinovirus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
5 079.4 Human papillomavirus in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
6 079.50 Retrovirus, unspecified
7 079.51 Human T-cell lymphotrophic virus, type I [HTLV-I]
8 079.52 Human T-cell lymphotrophic virus, type II [HTLV-II]
9 079.53 Human immunodeficiency virus, type 2 [HIV-2]
10 079.59 Other specified retrovirus
11 079.6 Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
12 079.81 Hantavirus infection
13 079.82 SARS-associated coronavirus
14 079.83 Parvovirus B19
15 079.88 Other specified chlamydial infection
16 079.98 Unspecified chlamydial infection
17 079.99 Unspecified viral infection

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