Specific code 2006 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 051.0
Cowpox
  • ICD-9-CM 051.0 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 051.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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051.0 Excludes
  • vaccinia (generalized) (from vaccination) (999.0)
Applies To
  • Vaccinia not from vaccination
  • No ICD-10-CM code(s) convert to ICD-9-CM 051.0
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 051.0:
  • Cowpox (abortive) 051.0
  • Vaccinia (generalized) 999.0
    • not from vaccination 051.0
    • sine vaccinatione 051.0
    • without vaccination 051.0
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