Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 781.6
  • ICD-9-CM 781.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 781.6 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 781.6 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R29.1 Meningismus
Approximate Synonyms
  • Meningeal irritation
Applies To
  • Dupre's syndrome
  • Meningism
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 781.6:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Dupré's (meningism) 781.6
  • Dupré's disease or syndrome (meningism) 781.6
  • Meningism (see also Meningismus) 781.6
  • Meningismus (infectional) (pneumococcal) 781.6
  • Rigid, rigidity - see also condition
    • nuchal 781.6
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Dupré's (meningism) 781.6
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