Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 021.9
Unspecified tularemia
  • Short description: Tularemia NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 021.9 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 021.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 021.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 021.9: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Tularemia
  • Tularemia infection
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 021.9 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A21.9 Tularemia, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 021.9:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • deer fly (see also Tularemia) 021.9
    • Francis' (see also Tularemia) 021.9
    • Ohara's (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Fever 780.60
    • deer fly (see also Tularemia) 021.9
    • rabbit (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Francis' disease (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Francisella tularensis (see also Tularemia) 021.9
    • Pasteurella NEC 027.2
      • multocida (cat-bite) (dog-bite) 027.2
      • pestis (see also Plague) 020.9
      • pseudotuberculosis 027.2
      • septica (cat-bite) (dog-bite) 027.2
      • tularensis (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Ohara's disease (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Rabbit fever (see also Tularemia) 021.9
  • Tularemia 021.9
    • vaccination, prophylactic (against) V03.4
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