Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 041.5
Hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae] infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
  • Short description: H. influenzae infect NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 041.5 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 041.5 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 041.5.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 041.5: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute haemophilus influenzae bronchitis
  • Acute haemophilus influenzae laryngitis
  • Brazilian purpuric fever
  • H influenza infection
  • Haemophilus influenzae epiglottitis
  • Haemophilus influenzae infection
  • Haemophilus influenzae laryngotracheobronchitis
  • Haemophilus influenzae otitis media
  • Hemophilus influenza infection
  • Invasive hemophilus influenzae disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 041.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B96.3 Hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 041.5:
  • Hemophilus influenzae NEC 041.5
    • arachnoiditis (basic) (brain) (spinal) 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • cerebral ventriculitis 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • cerebrospinal inflammation 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • infection NEC 041.5
    • leptomeningitis 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • meningitis (cerebral) (cerebrospinal) (spinal) 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • meningomyelitis 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • pachymeningitis (adhesive) (fibrous) (hemorrhagic) (hypertrophic) (spinal) 320.0
      • late effect - see category 326
    • pneumonia (broncho-) 482.2
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Hemophilus influenzae NEC 041.5
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