Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 117.6
Allescheriosis [Petriellidosis]
  • Short description: Allescheriosis.
  • ICD-9-CM 117.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 117.6 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 117.6.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 117.6: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 117.6 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM B48.2 Allescheriasis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Allescheriasis
  • Allescheriosis
117.6 Excludes
Applies To
  • Infections by Allescheria [Petriellidium] boydii [Monosporium apiospermum]
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 117.6:
  • Allescheriosis 117.6
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Allescheria boydii 117.6
    • Monosporium apiospermum 117.6
    • Petriellidium boydii 117.6
  • Petrellidosis 117.6
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