Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 320.2
Streptococcal meningitis
  • ICD-9-CM 320.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 320.2 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 320.2 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G00.2 Streptococcal meningitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 320.2:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • spinal cord NEC (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
      • abscess 324.1
        • late effect - see category 326
      • late effect - see category 326
      • meninges - see Meningitis
      • streptococcal 320.2
  • Meningitis (basal) (basic) (basilar) (brain) (cerebral) (cervical) (congestive) (diffuse) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (membranous) (metastatic) (nonspecific) (pontine) (progressive) (simple) (spinal) (subacute) (sympathetica) (toxic) 322.9
    • streptococcal (acute) 320.2
  • Meningoencephalitis (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • streptococcal 320.2
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