Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 124
Trichinosis
  • ICD-9-CM 124 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 124 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 124.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 124: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection by larvae of Trichinella spiralis
Applies To
  • Trichinella spiralis infection
  • Trichinellosis
  • Trichiniasis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 124 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B75 Trichinellosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 124:
  • Helminthiasis (see also Infestation, by specific parasite) 128.9
    • Trichinella 124
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Trichinella (spiralis) 124
  • Infestation 134.9
    • nematode (intestinal) 127.9
      • Ancylostoma (see also Ancylostoma) 126.9
      • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
      • conjunctiva NEC 128.9
      • Dioctophyma 128.8
      • Enterobius vermicularis 127.4
      • Gnathostoma spinigerum 128.1
      • Oesophagostomum (apiostomum) 127.7
      • Physaloptera 127.4
      • specified type NEC 127.7
      • Strongyloides stercoralis 127.2
      • Ternidens diminutus 127.7
      • Trichinella spiralis 124
      • Trichostrongylus 127.6
      • Trichuris (trichiuria) 127.3
    • Trichina spiralis 124
    • Trichinella spiralis 124
  • Poisoning (acute) - see also Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • pork - see also Poisoning, food
      • specified NEC 988.8
      • Trichinosis 124
    • sausage - see also Poisoning, food
      • Trichinosis 124
  • Trichinella spiralis (infection) (infestation) 124
  • Trichinelliasis 124
  • Trichinellosis 124
  • Trichiniasis 124
  • Trichinosis 124
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