Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 078.10
Viral warts unspecified
  • Short description: VIRAL WARTS NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 078.10 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 078.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 078.10.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 078.10: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anal wart
  • Anal warts
  • Verruca vulgaris
  • Verruca vulgaris (common wart)
Applies To
  • Verruca:
    • NOS
    • Vulgaris
  • Warts (infectious)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 078.10 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B07.9 Viral wart, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 078.10:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • virus, viral 079.99
      • adenovirus
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.0
      • central nervous system NEC 049.9
      • chest 519.8
      • conjunctivitis 077.99
        • specified type NEC 077.89
      • coronavirus 079.89
      • Coxsackie (see also Infection, Coxsackie) 079.2
      • Ebola 065.8
      • ECHO
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.1
      • encephalitis 049.9
      • enteritis NEC (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
      • exanthem NEC 057.9
      • Hantavirus 079.81
      • human papilloma 079.4
      • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • intestine (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
      • Lung - see Pneumonia, viral
      • respiratory syncytial (RSV) 079.6
      • Retrovirus 079.50
      • rhinovirus
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.3
      • salivary gland disease 078.5
      • slow 046.9
        • specified condition NEC 046.8
      • specified type NEC 079.89
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • unspecified nature or site 079.99
      • warts 078.10
      • yaba monkey tumor 059.22
  • Verruca (filiformis) 078.10
    • necrogenica (primary) (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0
    • tuberculosa (primary) (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0
    • vulgaris 078.10
    • viral 078.10
  • Verrucosities (see also Verruca) 078.10
  • Wart (digitate) (filiform) (infectious) (viral) 078.10
    • external genital organs (venereal) 078.11
    • Hassall-Henle's (of cornea) 371.41
    • moist 078.10
    • prosector (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0
    • venereal (female) (male) 078.11
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