008.8 VIRAL ENTERITIS NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 008.8

Short Description: Viral enteritis NOS

Long Description: Intestinal infection due to other organism, not elsewhere classified

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (001-009)
      • 008 Intestinal infections due to other organisms
        • 008.8 Viral enteritis NOS

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

Synonyms

  • Enteritis due to fungus
  • Enteritis due to specified virus
  • Fibricoliasis
  • Gastroenteric plague
  • Infantile gastroenteritis
  • Infantile viral gastroenteritis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis due to virus
  • Viral and ill-defined gastrointestinal infections
  • Viral enteritis
  • Viral gastritis
  • Viral gastroenteritis
  • Viral infection of the digestive tract

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 008.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 716.9
    • due to or associated with
      • enteritis NEC 009.1 [711.3]
        • infectious (see also Enteritis, infectious) 009.0 [711.3]
          • specified organism NEC 008.8 [711.3]
        • specified organism NEC 008.8 [711.3]
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal (acute) (autumn) (bilious) (bloody) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (gravis) (green) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (presumed noninfectious) (putrefactive) (secondary) (sporadic) (summer) (symptomatic) (thermic) 787.91
    • due to
      • specified organism NEC 008.8
        • bacterial 008.49
        • viral NEC 008.69
    • dysenteric 009.2
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • endemic 009.3
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • epidemic 009.2
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • infectious 009.2
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • inflammatory 787.91
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • septic 009.2
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • specified organism NEC 008.8
      • bacterial 008.49
      • viral NEC 008.69
    • travelers' 009.2
      • due to specified organism NEC 008.8
    • viral (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
  • Dysentery, dysenteric (bilious) (catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) (ulcerative) 009.0
    • viral (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
    • due to
      • specified
        • organism, nonbacterial NEC 008.8
      • virus 008.8
        • specified type NEC 008.69
    • viral 008.8
      • adenovirus 008.62
      • enterovirus 008.67
      • specified virus NEC 008.69
  • Flu - see also Influenza
    • gastric NEC 008.8
  • Gastroduodenitis (see also Gastritis) 535.5
    • virus, viral 008.8
      • specified type NEC 008.69
  • Gastroenteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (congestive) (hemorrhagic) (noninfectious) (see also Enteritis) 558.9
    • viral NEC 008.8
      • specified type NEC 008.69
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • virus, viral 079.99
      • enteritis NEC (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
      • intestine (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
  • Upset
    • gastrointestinal 536.8
      • virus (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 008.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
008.8 Right Arrow A08.8 Other specified intestinal infections
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
008.00 Intestinal infection due to E. coli, unspecified
008.01 Intestinal infection due to enteropathogenic E. coli
008.02 Intestinal infection due to enterotoxigenic E. coli
008.03 Intestinal infection due to enteroinvasive E. coli
008.04 Intestinal infection due to enterohemorrhagic E. coli
008.09 Intestinal infection due to other intestinal E. coli infections
008.1 Intestinal infection due to arizona group of paracolon bacilli
008.2 Intestinal infection due to aerobacter aerogenes
008.3 Intestinal infection due to proteus (mirabilis) (morganii)
008.41 Intestinal infection due to staphylococcus
008.42 Intestinal infection due to pseudomonas
008.43 Intestinal infection due to campylobacter
008.44 Intestinal infection due to yersinia enterocolitica
008.45 Intestinal infection due to Clostridium difficile
008.46 Intestinal infection due to other anaerobes
008.47 Intestinal infection due to other gram-negative bacteria
008.49 Intestinal infection due to other organisms
008.5 Bacterial enteritis, unspecified
008.61 Enteritis due to rotavirus
008.62 Enteritis due to adenovirus
008.63 Enteritis due to norwalk virus
008.64 Enteritis due to other small round viruses [SRV's]
008.65 Enteritis due to calicivirus
008.66 Enteritis due to astrovirus
008.67 Enteritis due to enterovirus nec
008.69 Enteritis due to other viral enteritis

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