087.0 LOUSE-BORNE RELAPS FEVER

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 087.0

Short Description: Louse-borne relaps fever

Long Description: Relapsing fever, louse-borne

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Rickettsioses and other arthropod-borne diseases (080-088)
      • 087 Relapsing fever
        • 087.0 Louse-borne relaps fever

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 087.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Carter's
    • relapsing fever (Asiatic) 087.0
  • Febris (see also Fever) 780.60
    • recurrens (see also Fever, relapsing) 087.9
      • pediculo vestimenti 087.0
  • Fever 780.60
    • relapsing 087.9
      • Carter's (Asiatic) 087.0
      • louse-borne (epidemic) 087.0
      • Obermeyer's (European) 087.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Spirillum
      • obermeieri 087.0
  • Obermeyer's relapsing fever (European) 087.0
  • Relapsing fever 087.9
    • Carter's (Asiatic) 087.0
    • louse-borne (epidemic) 087.0
    • Obermeyer's (European) 087.0
  • Spirillum obermeieri infection 087.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 087.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
087.0 Right Arrow A68.0 Louse-borne relapsing fever
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
1 087.1 Relapsing fever, tick-borne
2 087.9 Relapsing fever, unspecified

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