Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 084.4

Short Description: Malaria NEC

Long Description: Other malaria

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Rickettsioses and other arthropod-borne diseases (080-088)
      • 084 Malaria
        • 084.4 Malaria NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Malaria due to simian plasmodia

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 084.4 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Malaria, malarial (fever) 084.6
    • monkey 084.4
    • specified types NEC 084.4

Crosswalk Information

The code 084.4 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
084.4 Right Arrow B53.1 Malaria due to simian plasmodia
B53.8 Other malaria, not elsewhere classified
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
084.0 Falciparum malaria [malignant tertian]
084.1 Vivax malaria [benign tertian]
084.2 Quartan malaria
084.3 Ovale malaria
084.5 Mixed malaria
084.6 Malaria, unspecified
084.7 Induced malaria
084.8 Blackwater fever
084.9 Other pernicious complications of malaria

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