Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 125.9
Unspecified filariasis
  • Short description: FILARIASIS NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 125.9 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 125.9 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 125.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 125.9: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disease due to superfamily Filarioidea
  • Filariasis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 125.9 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B74.9 Filariasis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 125.9:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • filaria, filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Arabicum elephantiasis (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Ascites 789.59
    • chylous (nonfilarial) 457.8
      • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Chylocele (nonfilarial) 457.8
    • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
    • tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) 608.84
      • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Chylothorax (nonfilarial) 457.8
    • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Chylous
    • hydrothorax (nonfilarial) 457.8
      • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Chyluria 791.1
    • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
    • filariasis (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Elephantiasis (nonfilarial) 457.1
    • arabicum (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
    • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
    • filariensis (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Filariasis (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Hematochyluria (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Hydrothorax (double) (pleural) 511.89
    • chylous (nonfilarial) 457.8
      • filaria (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Infestation 134.9
  • Itch (see also Pruritus) 698.9
    • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Lymph
    • scrotum (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Mumu (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
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