Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 014.06
Tuberculous peritonitis, tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological or histological examination, but tuberculosis confirmed by other methods [inoculation of animals]
  • Short description: TB peritonitis-oth test.
  • ICD-9-CM 014.06 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 014.06 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 014.06.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 014.06: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 014.06 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM A18.31 Tuberculous peritonitis
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