Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 062.8
Other specified mosquito-borne viral encephalitis
  • Short description: Mosquit-borne enceph NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 062.8 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 062.8 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 062.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 062.8: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Rocio virus disease
Applies To
  • Encephalitis by Ilheus virus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 062.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A83.8 Other mosquito-borne viral encephalitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 062.8:
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • ilheus (virus) 062.8
    • Semliki Forest 062.8
  • Semliki Forest encephalitis 062.8
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