Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V15.06
Allergy to insects and arachnids
  • Short description: Hx-allergy insct/arachnd.
  • ICD-9-CM V15.06 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 V15.06 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM V15.06.
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Disease Synonyms
  • History of bee sting allergy
  • HX of bee sting allergy
Applies To
  • Bugs
  • Insect bites and stings
  • Spiders
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V15.06 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z91.038 Other insect allergy status
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V15.06:
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