Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 007.8
Other specified protozoal intestinal diseases
  • Short description: PROTOZOAL INTEST DIS NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 007.8 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 007.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2007 version of ICD-9-CM 007.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 007.8: 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Amebiasis due to organisms other than Entamoeba histolytica
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 007.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A07.8 Other specified protozoal intestinal diseases
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 007.8:
  • Amebiasis NEC 006.9
    • due to organism other than Entamoeba histolytica 007.8
    • specified
      • organism NEC 007.8
      • site NEC 006.8
  • Chilomastigiasis 007.8
  • Craigiasis 007.8
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal (acute) (autumn) (bilious) (bloody) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (gravis) (green) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (presumed noninfectious) (putrefactive) (secondary) (sporadic) (summer) (symptomatic) (thermic) 787.91
    • chilomastix 007.8
    • Dientamoeba 007.8
  • Dientamoeba diarrhea 007.8
  • Dysentery, dysenteric (bilious) (catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) (ulcerative) 009.0
    • Chilomastix 007.8
    • Dientamoeba fragilis 007.8
    • Embadomonas 007.8
  • Embadomoniasis 007.8
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
    • Chilomastix 007.8
    • embadomonial 007.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • ameba, amebic (histolytica) (see also Amebiasis) 006.9
    • Chilomastix (intestinal) 007.8
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Chilomastix 007.8
    • Embadomonas 007.8
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