Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 046.11
Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
  • Short description: Varnt Creutzfeldt-Jakob.
  • ICD-9-CM 046.11 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 046.11 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 046.11.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 046.11: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Creutzfeldt-jakob disease, variant
  • Variant creutzfeldt-jakob disease
Applies To
  • vCJD
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 046.11 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A81.01 Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 046.11:
  • CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease) 046.19
    • variant (vCJD) 046.11
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) (syndrome) 046.19
    • variant (vCJD) 046.11
      • with dementia
        • with behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.11]
        • without behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.10]
  • Dementia 294.20
    • due to or associated with condition(s) classified elsewhere
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Jakob-Creutzfeldt disease (CJD) (syndrome) 046.19
    • variant (vCJD) 046.11
      • with dementia
        • with behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.11]
        • without behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.10]
  • Psychosis 298.9
    • organic NEC 294.9
      • due to or associated with
        • addiction
          • alcohol (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
          • drug (see also Psychosis, drug) 292.9
        • alcohol intoxication, acute (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
        • alcoholism (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
        • arteriosclerosis (cerebral) (see also Psychosis, arteriosclerotic) 290.40
        • cerebrovascular disease
          • acute (psychosis) 293.0
          • arteriosclerotic (see also Psychosis, arteriosclerotic) 290.40
        • childbirth - see Psychosis, puerperal
        • dependence
          • alcohol (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
          • drug 292.9
        • disease
          • alcoholic liver (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
          • brain
            • arteriosclerotic (see also Psychosis, arteriosclerotic) 290.40
          • cerebrovascular
            • acute (psychosis) 293.0
            • arteriosclerotic (see also Psychosis, arteriosclerotic) 290.40
          • endocrine or metabolic 293.9
          • Jakob-Creutzfeldt 046.19
          • liver, alcoholic (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
        • disorder
          • cerebrovascular
          • endocrine or metabolic 293.9
        • epilepsy
        • Huntington's chorea
        • infection
        • intoxication
          • alcoholic (acute) (see also Psychosis, alcoholic) 291.9
          • drug (see also Psychosis, drug) 292.9
        • ischemia
          • cerebrovascular (generalized) (see also Psychosis, arteriosclerotic) 290.40
        • Jakob-Creutzfeldt disease (syndrome) 046.19
          • with behavioral disturbance 046.19 [294.11]
          • without behavioral disturbance 046.19 [294.10]
          • variant 046.11
            • with dementia
              • with behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.11]
              • without behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.10]
        • multiple sclerosis
        • physical condition NEC 293.9
        • presenility 290.10
        • puerperium - see Psychosis, puerperal
        • sclerosis, multiple
        • senility 290.20
        • status epilepticus
        • trauma
          • brain (birth) (from electrical current) (surgical) 293.9
        • unspecified physical condition 293.9
      • infective 293.9
      • posttraumatic 293.9
      • specified type NEC 294.8
      • transient 293.9
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Creutzfeldt-Jakob 046.19
      • with dementia
      • variant 046.11
        • with dementia
          • with behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.11]
          • without behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.10]
    • Jakob-Creutzfeldt 046.19
      • with dementia
      • variant 046.11
        • with dementia
          • with behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.11]
          • without behavioral disturbance 046.11 [294.10]
  • vCJD (variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease) 046.11
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