Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 072.2
Mumps encephalitis
  • ICD-9-CM 072.2 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 072.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Applies To
  • Mumps meningoencephalitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 072.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B26.2 Mumps encephalitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 072.2:
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • mumps 072.2
  • Meningoencephalitis (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • mumps 072.2
  • Mumps 072.9
    • encephalitis 072.2
    • meningoencephalitis 072.2
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