Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 120.9
Schistosomiasis unspecified
  • Short description: SCHISTOSOMIASIS NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 120.9 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 120.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 120.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 120.9: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection by Schistosoma
  • Schistosomiasis
Applies To
  • Blood flukes NOS
  • Hemic distomiasis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 120.9 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B65.9 Schistosomiasis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 120.9:
  • Bilharziasis (see also Schistosomiasis) 120.9
    • lipemia 120.9
    • piarhemia 120.9
  • Blood
    • flukes NEC (see also Infestation, Schistosoma) 120.9
  • Distomiasis 121.9
    • hemic 120.9
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • spleen 289.59
      • bilharzial (see also Schistosomiasis) 120.9
    • uterus (nonneoplastic) 621.8
      • bilharzial (see also Schistosomiasis) 120.9
      • neoplastic (see also Leiomyoma, uterus) 218.9
  • Flukes NEC (see also Infestation, fluke) 121.9
    • blood NEC (see also Infestation, Schistosoma) 120.9
  • Granuloma NEC 686.1
    • Schistosoma 120.9
  • Infestation 134.9
  • Piarhemia, piarrhemia (see also Hyperlipemia) 272.4
    • bilharziasis 120.9
  • Schistosomiasis 120.9
    • genitourinary tract 120.0
    • Manson's (intestinal) 120.1
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