Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 136.9
Unspecified infectious and parasitic diseases
  • Short description: Infect/parasite dis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 136.9 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 136.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 136.9: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
  • Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis
  • Acute infectious disease
  • Acute infective bronchitis
  • Acute infective cystitis
  • Acute infective exacerbation of chronic obstructive airways disease
  • Acute infective tracheobronchitis
  • Acute pancreatitis due to infection
  • Allergic dermatitis due to bite of Ctenocephalides felis
  • Anemia due to infection
  • Arteriovenous fistula infection
  • Arthritis due to parasitic infection
  • Arthropathy associated with infection
  • Arthropathy of lower leg due to parasitic disease
  • Arthropathy of lower leg due to parasitic infection
  • Arthropathy, lower leg, due to parasitic disease
  • Bacterial endophthalmitis
  • Blastomycosis-like pyoderma
  • Bone fixation device infection
  • Chronic granulomatous infection due mostly to Staphylococcus aureus
  • Chronic infectious disease
  • Clinical infection
  • Congenital arteriovenous fistula infection
  • Cross infection
  • Dermatophilosis due to Dermatophilus congolensis
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy secondary to fungal myocarditis
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy secondary to infection
  • Disease caused by parasite
  • Dust-borne infectious disease
  • Enanthematous infectious disease
  • Encephalitis, acute disseminated
  • Encephalitis, postinfectious
  • Encephalomyelitis, post infectious
  • Encephalomyelitis, postinfectious
  • Epidemic disease
  • Fomite transmitted infectious disease
  • Fungal infection of cerebrum
  • Hakuri
  • Halzoun
  • Healthcare associated infectious disease
  • Herpetosoma
  • Human immunodeficiency virus disease resulting in multiple infections
  • Human immunodeficiency virus infection with secondary clinical infectious disease
  • Hydatidosis myositis
  • Ill-defined infectious disease
  • Immunosuppression related infection
  • Immunosuppression-related infectious disease
  • Infected bunion
  • Infected olecranon bursa
  • Infection - non-suppurative
  • Infection - suppurative
  • Infection by Alaria
  • Infection by Amidostomum
  • Infection by Hexamita
  • Infection by Nosema apis
  • Infection by Raillietina
  • Infection by site
  • Infection due to antimicrobial resistant virus
  • Infection of bloodstream
  • Infection of foot associated with diabetes
  • Infection of obstetric surgical wound
  • Infection of prepatellar bursa
  • Infection of soft tissue of cervical spine
  • Infection of soft tissue of lumbar spine
  • Infection of soft tissue of thoracic spine
  • Infection of tick bite
  • Infection of uncertain etiology
  • Infection of wound hematoma
  • Infection, immunosuppression related
  • Infection, undetermined cause
  • Infection, undetermined etiology
  • Infectious arthritis of temporomandibular joint
  • Infectious disease
  • Infectious disease of abdomen
  • Infectious disease of brain
  • Infectious disease of heart
  • Infectious granuloma
  • Infectious hemopoietic necrosis
  • Infectious peritonitis
  • Infective arthritis of joint of hand
  • Infective arthritis of shoulder region
  • Infective blepharitis
  • Infective corneal ulcer
  • Infective disorder of head
  • Infective endocarditis
  • Infective panniculitis
  • Infective proctitis
  • Infective urethritis
  • Inflammation of skin due to parasite
  • Liver disorder due to infection
  • Localized infection
  • Masked infection
  • Mixed infectious disease
  • Multi-organism infectious disease
  • Musculoskeletal infective disorder
  • Myocarditis due to infectious agent
  • Necrotizing soft tissue infection
  • Necrotizing vasculitis secondary to infection
  • Neuropathy due to infection
  • Neutropenia associated with infectious disease
  • Non-intestinal flagellate infection
  • Nosocomial infectious disease
  • Opportunistic infectious disease
  • Parasitic chorioretinitis
  • Parasitic choroiditis
  • Parasitic disease
  • Parasitic encephalitis
  • Parasitic eye infection
  • Parasitic infection of the central nervous system
  • Parasitic infestation of orbit
  • Parasitic myocarditis
  • Parasitic pericarditis
  • Parasitic peritonitis
  • Parvovirus infection of the central nervous system
  • Pelvic peritonitis following molar AND/OR ectopic pregnancy
  • Perinatal jaundice from infection
  • Persistent infection
  • Placenta infected
  • Pneumonia due to parasitic infestation
  • Postinfectious encephalitis
  • Post-infectious encephalitis (disorder)
  • Postinfectious encephalitis, acute disseminated
  • Post-infectious encephalomyelitis (disorder)
  • Post-infective myelitis
  • Protothecosis
  • Secondary infection
  • Seizures complicating infection
  • Seizures complicating infection in the newborn
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of multiple sites
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the ankle and/or foot
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the forearm
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the hand
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the lower leg
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the pelvic region and thigh
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the shoulder region
  • Sexually acquired reactive arthropathy of the upper arm
  • Site-specific pyogenic infection of skin and subcutis
  • Soft tissue infection
  • Spontaneous abortion with pelvic peritonitis
  • Subacute infectious disease
  • Subclinical infection
  • Superimposed infection
  • Therapy failure due to antibiotic resistance
  • Thyroid infection
  • Types of infections
  • Urethral stricture due to infection
Applies To
  • Infectious disease NOS
  • Parasitic disease NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 136.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B89 Unspecified parasitic disease
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B99.9 Unspecified infectious disease
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 136.9:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • parasitic NEC 136.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • epidemic NEC 136.9
    • infective NEC 136.9
    • parasitic NEC 136.9
  • Fever 780.60
    • infective NEC 136.9
  • Granuloma NEC 686.1
    • infectious NEC 136.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • with lymphangitis - see Lymphangitis
    • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with, sepsis
    • abscess (skin) - see Abscess, by site
    • Acanthocheilonema (perstans) 125.4
    • accessory sinus (chronic) (see also Sinusitis) 473.9
    • Achorion - see Dermatophytosis
    • Acremonium falciforme 117.4
    • acromioclavicular (joint) 711.91
    • actinomadura - see Actinomycosis
    • Actinomyces (israelii) - see also Actinomycosis
    • Actinomycetales (actinomadura) (Actinomyces) (Nocardia) (Streptomyces) - see Actinomycosis
    • actinomycotic NEC (see also Actinomycosis) 039.9
    • adenovirus NEC 079.0
      • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • unspecified nature or site 079.0
    • aerogenes capsulatus (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
    • aertrycke (see also Infection, Salmonella) 003.9
    • ajellomyces dermatitidis 116.0
    • alimentary canal NEC (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
    • alveolus, alveolar (process) (pulpal origin) 522.4
    • amniotic fluid or cavity 658.4
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.7
    • anaerobes (cocci) (gram-negative) (gram-positive) (mixed) NEC 041.84
    • Ancylostoma braziliense 126.2
    • angiostrongylus cantonensis 128.8
    • anthrax (see also Anthrax) 022.9
    • antrum (chronic) (see also Sinusitis, maxillary) 473.0
    • anus (papillae) (sphincter) 569.49
    • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
    • Aspergillus (flavus) (fumigatus) (terreus) 117.3
    • atypical
      • acid-fast (bacilli) (see also Mycobacterium, atypical) 031.9
      • mycobacteria (see also Mycobacterium, atypical) 031.9
    • auditory meatus (circumscribed) (diffuse) (external) (see also Otitis, externa) 380.10
    • auricle (ear) (see also Otitis, externa) 380.10
    • axillary gland 683
    • Bacteroides (fragilis) (melaninogenicus) (oralis) NEC 041.82
    • bladder (see also Cystitis) 595.9
    • blood stream - see also Septicemia
      • catheter-related (CRBSI) 999.31
    • bone 730.9
      • specified - see Osteomyelitis
    • Borrelia
      • bergdorfi 088.81
      • vincentii (mouth) (pharynx) (tonsil) 101
    • brain (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
      • late effect - see category 326
      • membranes - (see also Meningitis) 322.9
      • septic 324.0
        • late effect - see category 326
        • meninges (see also Meningitis) 320.9
    • bronchus (see also Bronchitis) 490
    • Brugia (Wuchereria) malayi 125.1
    • bursa - see Bursitis
    • Candida (albicans) (tropicalis) (see also Candidiasis) 112.9
    • catheter-related bloodstream (CRBSI) 999.31
    • cellulitis - see Cellulitis, by site
    • Cephalosporum falciforme 117.4
    • Cercomonas hominis (intestinal) 007.3
    • cerebrospinal (see also Meningitis) 322.9
      • late effect - see category 326
    • cervical gland 683
    • cervix (see also Cervicitis) 616.0
    • cesarean section wound 674.3
    • Chilomastix (intestinal) 007.8
    • Cholera (see also Cholera) 001.9
    • Clonorchis (sinensis) (liver) 121.1
    • Clostridium (haemolyticum) (novyi) NEC 041.84
      • botulinum 005.1
      • histolyticum (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
      • oedematiens (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
      • perfringens 041.83
      • septicum (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
      • sordellii (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
      • welchii (see also Gangrene, gas) 040.0
    • Coccidioides (immitis) (see also Coccidioidomycosis) 114.9
    • colon (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
      • bacillus - see Infection, Escherichia coli
    • colostomy or enterostomy 569.61
    • complicating pregnancy, childbirth, or puerperium NEC 647.9
      • affecting fetus or newborn 760.2
    • corpus luteum (see also Salpingo-oophoritis) 614.2
    • Corynebacterium diphtheriae - see Diphtheria
    • Cryptococcus neoformans 117.5
    • cyst - see Cyst
    • Cysticercus cellulosae 123.1
    • dental (pulpal origin) 522.4
    • Dicrocoelium dendriticum 121.8
    • diphtherial - see Diphtheria
    • Diphyllobothrium (adult) (latum) (pacificum) 123.4
    • Diplogonoporus (grandis) 123.8
    • Dipylidium (caninum) 123.8
    • Dracunculus medinensis 125.7
    • Ducrey's bacillus (any site) 099.0
    • due to or resulting from
      • central venous catheter 999.31
      • device, implant, or graft (any) (presence of) - see Complications, infection and inflammation, due to (presence of) any device, implant, or graft classified to 996.0-996.5 NEC
      • injection, inoculation, infusion, transfusion, or vaccination (prophylactic) (therapeutic) 999.39
      • injury NEC - see Wound, open, by site, complicated
      • surgery 998.59
    • ear - see also Otitis
      • external (see also Otitis, externa) 380.10
      • inner (see also Labyrinthitis) 386.30
      • middle - see Otitis, media
    • Echinococcus (see also Echinococcus) 122.9
    • ECHO virus 079.1
      • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • unspecified nature or site 079.1
    • Endamoeba - see Infection, ameba
    • endocardium (see also Endocarditis) 421.0
    • endocervix (see also Cervicitis) 616.0
    • Entamoeba - see Infection, ameba
    • enteric (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
    • Enterobacter aerogenes NEC 041.85
    • Enterobius vermicularis 127.4
    • Epidermophyton - see Dermatophytosis
    • epidermophytosis - see Dermatophytosis
    • Erysipelothrix (insidiosa) (rhusiopathiae) 027.1
    • erythema infectiosum 057.0
    • Escherichia coli NEC 041.4
      • enteritis - see Enteritis, E. coli
      • generalized 038.42
      • intestinal - see Enteritis, E. coli
    • ethmoidal (chronic) (sinus) (see also Sinusitis, ethmoidal) 473.2
    • exanthema subitum (see also Exanthem subitum) 058.10
    • external auditory canal (meatus) (see also Otitis, externa) 380.10
    • fallopian tube (see also Salpingo-oophoritis) 614.2
    • Fasciolopsis (buski) 121.4
    • fetus (intra-amniotic) - see Infection, congenital
    • filarial - see Infestation, filarial
    • flagellate, intestinal 007.9
    • fluke - see Infestation, fluke
    • food (see also Poisoning, food) 005.9
    • Francisella tularensis (see also Tularemia) 021.9
    • frontal sinus (chronic) (see also Sinusitis, frontal) 473.1
    • gallbladder (see also Cholecystitis, acute) 575.0
    • gas bacillus (see also Gas, gangrene) 040.0
    • gastric (see also Gastritis) 535.5
    • Gastrodiscoides hominis 121.8
    • gastroenteric (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
    • gastrointestinal (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
    • generalized NEC (see also Septicemia) 038.9
    • genital organ or tract NEC
      • female 614.9
        • with
          • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with sepsis
          • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.0
          • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.0
        • complicating pregnancy 646.6
          • affecting fetus or newborn 760.8
        • following
        • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth 670.8
          • minor or localized 646.6
            • affecting fetus or newborn 760.8
      • male 608.4
    • genitourinary tract NEC 599.0
    • Ghon tubercle, primary (see also Tuberculosis) 010.0
    • Glenosporopsis amazonica 116.2
    • Gnathostoma spinigerum 128.1
    • gonococcal NEC (see also Gonococcus) 098.0
    • gum (see also Infection, gingival) 523.10
    • Helicobactor pylori [H. pylori] 041.86
    • Herpes (simplex) (see also Herpes, simplex) 054.9
    • Heterophyes heterophyes 121.6
    • Histoplasma (see also Histoplasmosis) 115.90
      • capsulatum (see also Histoplasmosis, American) 115.00
      • duboisii (see also Histoplasmosis, African) 115.10
    • HIV V08
      • with symptoms, symptomatic 042
    • hookworm (see also Ancylostomiasis) 126.9
    • human immunodeficiency virus V08
      • with symptoms, symptomatic 042
    • human papillomavirus 079.4
    • hydronephrosis 591
    • inguinal glands 683
      • due to soft chancre 099.0
    • intestine, intestinal (see also Enteritis, due to, by organism) 009.0
    • intrauterine (see also Endometritis) 615.9
      • complicating delivery 646.6
    • isospora belli or hominis 007.2
    • Japanese B encephalitis 062.0
    • jaw (bone) (acute) (chronic) (lower) (subacute) (upper) 526.4
    • joint - see Arthritis, infectious or infective
    • Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus 058.89
    • kidney (cortex) (hematogenous) 590.9
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with urinary tract infection
        • calculus 592.0
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.8
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.8
      • complicating pregnancy or puerperium 646.6
        • affecting fetus or newborn 760.1
      • following
      • pelvis and ureter 590.3
    • Klebsiella pneumoniae NEC 041.3
    • knee (skin) NEC 686.9
      • joint - see Arthritis, infectious
    • Koch's (see also Tuberculosis, pulmonary) 011.9
    • labia (majora) (minora) (see also Vulvitis) 616.10
    • lacrimal
      • gland (see also Dacryoadenitis) 375.00
      • passages (duct) (sac) (see also Dacryocystitis) 375.30
    • Leptosphaeria senegalensis 117.4
    • leptospirochetal NEC (see also Leptospirosis) 100.9
    • Leptothrix - see Actinomycosis
    • Listeria monocytogenes (listeriosis) 027.0
    • liver fluke - see Infestation, fluke, liver
    • local, skin (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) NEC 686.9
      • abscess - see Abscess, by site
      • cellulitis - see Cellulitis, by site
      • ulcer (see also Ulcer, skin) 707.9
    • Loefflerella
    • lymph gland (axillary) (cervical) (inguinal) 683
    • lymphoid tissue, base of tongue or posterior pharynx, NEC 474.00
    • major
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with sepsis
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.0
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.0
      • following
      • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth 670.0
    • malarial - see Malaria
    • Malleomyces
    • Mansonella (ozzardi) 125.5
    • mastoid (suppurative) - see Mastoiditis
    • maxilla, maxillary 526.4
      • sinus (chronic) (see also Sinusitis, maxillary) 473.0
    • melioidosis 025
    • meninges (see also Meningitis) 320.9
    • mesenteric lymph nodes or glands NEC 289.2
    • methicillin
      • resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) 041.12
      • susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) 041.11
    • microorganism resistant to drugs - see Resistance (to), drugs by microorganisms
    • microsporum, microsporic - see Dermatophytosis
    • Monilia (see also Candidiasis) 112.9
    • Monosporium apiospermum 117.6
    • mouth (focus) NEC 528.9
      • parasitic 136.9
    • MRSA (methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus) 041.12
    • MSSA (methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus) 041.11
    • mycetoma
      • actinomycotic NEC (see also Actinomycosis) 039.9
      • mycotic NEC 117.4
    • Mycobacterium, mycobacterial (see also Mycobacterium) 031.9
    • nasal sinus (chronic (see also Sinusitis) 473.9
    • Neisserian - see Gonococcus
    • Neotestudina rosatii 117.4
    • Nocardia - see Actinomycosis
    • obstetrical surgical wound 674.3
    • Oesophagostomum (apiostomum) 127.7
    • Oidium albicans (see also Candidiasis) 112.9
    • Opisthorchis (felineus) (tenuicollis) (viverrini) 121.0
    • ovary (see also Salpingo-oophoritis) 614.2
    • Oxyuris vermicularis 127.4
    • Paracoccidioides brasiliensis 116.1
    • Paragonimus (westermani) 121.2
    • parasitic NEC 136.9
    • 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
    • pelvic, female (see also Disease, pelvis, inflammatory) 614.9
    • periapical (pulpal origin) 522.4
    • perineal wound (obstetrical) 674.3
    • perirenal (see also Infection, kidney) 590.9
    • peritoneal (see also Peritonitis) 567.9
    • Petriellidium boydii 117.6
    • pityrosporum furfur 111.0
    • pleuropneumonia-like organisms NEC (PPLO) 041.81
    • pneumococcal NEC 041.2
      • generalized (purulent) 038.2
    • prostate (capsule) (see also Prostatitis) 601.9
    • Proteus (mirabilis) (morganii) (vulgaris) NEC 041.6
    • pulmonary - see Infection, lung
    • purulent - see Abscess
    • putrid, generalized - see Septicemia
    • pyemic - see Septicemia
    • Pyrenochaeta romeroi 117.4
    • renal (see also Infection, kidney) 590.9
    • resistant to drugs - see Resistance (to), drugs by microorganisms
    • respiratory 519.8
      • chronic 519.8
      • influenzal (acute) (upper) (see also Influenza) 487.1
      • lung 518.89
      • rhinovirus 460
      • syncytial virus 079.6
      • upper (acute) (infectious) NEC 465.9
        • with flu, grippe, or influenza (see also Influenza) 487.1
        • influenzal (see also Influenza) 487.1
        • multiple sites NEC 465.8
        • streptococcal 034.0
        • viral NEC 465.9
    • respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) 079.6
    • resulting from presence of shunt or other internal prosthetic device - see Complications, infection and inflammation, due to (presence of) any device, implant, or graft classified to 996.0-996.5 NEC
    • retrovirus 079.50
      • human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV 2) 079.53
      • human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type I (HTLV-I) 079.51
      • human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type II (HTLV-II) 079.52
      • specified NEC 079.59
    • Rhinosporidium (seeberi) 117.0
    • rhinovirus
      • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • unspecified nature or site 079.3
    • Saccharomyces (see also Candidiasis) 112.9
    • salivary duct or gland (any) 527.2
    • Sarcocystis, lindemanni 136.5
    • SARS-associated coronavirus 079.82
    • Schistosoma - see Infestation, Schistosoma
    • scratch or other superficial injury - see Injury, superficial, by site
    • scrotum (acute) NEC 608.4
    • secondary, burn or open wound (dislocation) (fracture) 958.3
    • seminal vesicle (see also Vesiculitis) 608.0
    • septic
      • generalized - see Septicemia
      • localized, skin (see also Abscess) 682.9
    • septicemic - see Septicemia
    • Skene's duct or gland (see also Urethritis) 597.89
    • skin (local) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) NEC 686.9
      • abscess - see Abscess, by site
      • cellulitis - see Cellulitis, by site
      • due to fungus 111.9
      • mycotic 111.9
      • ulcer (see also Ulcer, skin) 707.9
    • Sparganum (mansoni) (proliferum) 123.5
    • sphenoidal (chronic) (sinus) (see also Sinusitis, sphenoidal) 473.3
    • Spherophorus necrophorus 040.3
    • 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
    • Sporothrix schenckii 117.1
    • Sporotrichum (schenckii) 117.1
    • Stellantchasmus falcatus 121.6
    • Streptobacillus moniliformis 026.1