Code Information

  • Diagnosis Code: 059.00
  • Short Description: Orthopoxvirus infect NOS
  • Long Description: Orthopoxvirus infection, unspecified
  • Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

Code Classification

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Viral diseases accompanied by exanthem (050-059)
      • 059 Other poxvirus infections
        • 059.00 Orthopoxvirus infect NOS

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 059.00 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries

  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • orthopoxvirus 059.00
      • specified NEC 059.09

Crosswalk Information

The code 059.00 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):

ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
059.00 Right Arrow B08.09 Other orthopoxvirus 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
059.01 Monkeypox
059.09 Other orthopoxvirus infections
059.10 Parapoxvirus infection, unspecified
059.11 Bovine stomatitis
059.12 Sealpox
059.19 Other parapoxvirus infections
059.20 Yatapoxvirus infection, unspecified
059.21 Tanapox
059.22 Yaba monkey tumor virus
059.8 Other poxvirus infections
059.9 Poxvirus infections, unspecified
This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014