Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 007.9
Unspecified protozoal intestinal disease
  • Short description: PROTOZOAL INTEST DIS NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 007.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 007.9 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: 007.9 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A07.9 Protozoal intestinal disease, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Protozoal enteritis
  • Protozoal intestinal disease
  • Protozoan intestinal disease
Applies To
  • Flagellate diarrhea
  • Protozoal dysentery NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 007.9:
  • Colitis (acute) (catarrhal) (croupous) (cystica superficialis) (exudative) (hemorrhagic) (noninfectious) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) 558.9
    • protozoal NEC 007.9
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal (acute) (autumn) (bilious) (bloody) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (gravis) (green) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (presumed noninfectious) (putrefactive) (secondary) (sporadic) (summer) (symptomatic) (thermic) 787.91
    • flagellate 007.9
    • protozoal NEC 007.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • protozoal NEC 136.8
      • intestine, intestinal NEC 007.9
  • Dysentery, dysenteric (bilious) (catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) (ulcerative) 009.0
    • protozoal NEC 007.9
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
    • protozoal NEC 007.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • flagellate, intestinal 007.9
    • protozoal NEC 136.8
      • intestinal NEC 007.9
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