Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 023.8

Short Description: Brucellosis NEC

Long Description: Other brucellosis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Zoonotic bacterial diseases (020-027)
      • 023 Brucellosis
        • 023.8 Brucellosis NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Brucellosis uveitis
  • Infection due to Brucella ovis

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 023.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Brucella, brucellosis (infection) 023.9
    • mixed 023.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Brucella 023.9
      • mixed 023.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 023.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
023.8 Right Arrow A23.8 Other brucellosis
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
023.0 Brucella melitensis
023.1 Brucella abortus
023.2 Brucella suis
023.3 Brucella canis
023.9 Brucellosis, unspecified

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