139.8 LATE EFF INFECT DIS NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 139.8

Short Description: Late eff infect dis NEC

Long Description: Late effects of other and unspecified infectious and parasitic diseases

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Late effects of infectious and parasitic diseases (137-139)
      • 139 Late effects of other infectious and parasitic diseases
        • 139.8 Late eff infect dis NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 139.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Epstein-Barr infection (viral) 075
    • chronic 780.79 [139.8]
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Epstein-Barr virus 075
      • chronic 780.79 [139.8]
  • Late - see also condition
    • effect(s) (of) - see also condition
      • encephalitis or encephalomyelitis (conditions classifiable to 323) - see category 326
        • in infectious diseases 139.8
          • viral (conditions classifiable to 049.8, 049.9, 062-064) 139.0
      • infectious diseases (conditions classifiable to 001-136) NEC 139.8
      • parasitic diseases (conditions classifiable to 001-136 NEC) 139.8
  • Sickness
    • sleeping (African) 086.5
      • late effect 139.8
  • Sleeping sickness 086.5
    • late effect 139.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 139.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
139.8 Right Arrow B94.8 Sequelae of oth infectious and parasitic diseases
B94.9 Sequelae of unspecified infectious and parasitic disease
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
1 139.0 Late effects of viral encephalitis
2 139.1 Late effects of trachoma

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