478.5 ICD-9-CM - OTHER DISEASES OF VOCAL CORDS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 478.5

Short Description:
Vocal cord disease NEC

Long Description:
Other diseases of vocal cords

Type:
Diseases of the respiratory system

Coding System:
ICD-9

Crosswalk Information

ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
478.5 Right Arrow J38.3 Other diseases of vocal cords View Code
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2014 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
1 478.0 Hypertrophy of nasal turbinates
2 478.11 Nasal mucositis (ulcerative)
3 478.19 Other disease of nasal cavity and sinuses
4 478.20 Unspecified disease of pharynx
5 478.21 Cellulitis of pharynx or nasopharynx
6 478.22 Parapharyngeal abscess
7 478.24 Retropharyngeal abscess
8 478.25 Edema of pharynx or nasopharynx
9 478.26 Cyst of pharynx or nasopharynx
10 478.29 Other diseases of pharynx, not elsewhere classified
11 478.30 Paralysis of vocal cords or larynx, unspecified
12 478.31 Unilateral paralysis of vocal cords or larynx, partial
13 478.32 Unilateral paralysis of vocal cords or larynx, complete
14 478.33 Bilateral paralysis of vocal cords or larynx, partial
15 478.34 Bilateral paralysis of vocal cords or larynx, complete
16 478.4 Polyp of vocal cord or larynx
17 478.6 Edema of larynx
18 478.70 Unspecified disease of larynx
19 478.71 Cellulitis and perichondritis of larynx
20 478.74 Stenosis of larynx



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