Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 040.81

Short Description: Tropical pyomyositis

Long Description: Tropical pyomyositis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 040 Other bacterial diseases
        • 040.81 Tropical pyomyositis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 040.81 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Bungpagga 040.81
  • Pyomyositis 728.0
    • tropical (bungpagga) 040.81

Crosswalk Information

The code 040.81 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
040.81 Right Arrow M60.009 Infective myositis, unspecified site
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.

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ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
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040.2 Whipple's disease
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040.42 Wound botulism
040.82 Toxic shock syndrome
040.89 Other specified bacterial diseases

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