Specific code 2006 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 001.9
Cholera unspecified
  • Short description: CHOLERA NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 001.9 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 001.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2006 version of ICD-9-CM 001.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 001.9: 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cholera
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 001.9 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A00.9 Cholera, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 001.9:
  • Asiatic cholera (see also Cholera) 001.9
  • Cholera (algid) (Asiatic) (asphyctic) (epidemic) (gravis) (Indian) (malignant) (morbus) (pestilential) (spasmodic) 001.9
    • carrier (suspected) of V02.0
    • due to
      • Vibrio
        • cholerae (Inaba, Ogawa, Hikojima serotypes) 001.0
    • vaccination, prophylactic (against) V03.0
  • Cholerine (see also Cholera) 001.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Cholera (see also Cholera) 001.9
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 001.9 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2006 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.