138 LATE EFFECT ACUTE POLIO

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 138

Short Description: Late effect acute polio

Long Description: Late effects of acute poliomyelitis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Late effects of infectious and parasitic diseases (137-139)
      • 138 Late effects of acute poliomyelitis
        • 138 Late effect acute polio

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 138 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Curvature
    • spine (acquired) (angular) (idiopathic) (incorrect) (postural) 737.9
      • due to or associated with
        • poliomyelitis (see also Poliomyelitis) 138 [737.40]
  • Kyphosis, kyphotic (acquired) (postural) 737.10
    • due to or associated with
      • poliomyelitis (see also Poliomyelitis) 138 [737.41]
  • Late - see also condition
    • effect(s) (of) - see also condition
      • poliomyelitis, acute (conditions classifiable to 045) 138
  • Lordosis (acquired) (postural) 737.20
    • due to or associated with
      • poliomyelitis (see also Poliomyelitis) 138 [737.42]
  • Meningoencephalopoliomyelitis (see also Poliomyelitis, bulbar) 045.0
    • late effect 138
  • Poliomyelitis (acute) (anterior) (epidemic) 045.9
    • deformities 138
    • late effect 138
    • old with deformity 138
    • residual 138
    • sequelae 138
  • Scoliosis (acquired) (postural) 737.30
    • due to or associated with
      • poliomyelitis 138 [737.43]
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • postpolio (myelitis) 138

Crosswalk Information

The code 138 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
138 Right Arrow B91 Sequelae of poliomyelitis
G14 Postpolio syndrome
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.

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