Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 004.2
Shigella boydii
  • ICD-9-CM 004.2 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 004.2 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 004.2: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection due to Group C Shigella
  • Shigellosis due to Shigella boydii
Applies To
  • Infection by group C Shigella
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 004.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A03.2 Shigellosis due to Shigella boydii
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 004.2:
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