Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 122.5
Echinococcus multilocularis infection of liver
  • Short description: ECHINOCOC MULTILOC LIVER.
  • ICD-9-CM 122.5 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 122.5 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 122.5.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Echinococcus multilocularis liver infection
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 122.5 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM B67.5 Echinococcus multilocularis infection of liver
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 122.5:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
  • Echinococcus (infection) 122.9
    • liver NEC 122.8
      • granulosus 122.0
      • multilocularis 122.5
    • multilocularis 122.7
      • liver 122.5
      • specified site NEC 122.6
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