Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 121.2
Paragonimiasis
  • ICD-9-CM 121.2 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 121.2 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 121.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 121.2: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection by Paragonimus
  • Paragonimus infection
Applies To
  • Infection by Paragonimus
  • Lung fluke disease (oriental)
  • Pulmonary distomiasis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 121.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B66.4 Paragonimiasis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 121.2:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Oriental lung fluke 121.2
  • Distomiasis 121.9
    • lung 121.2
    • pulmonary 121.2
  • Hemoptysis 786.30
    • due to Paragonimus (westermani) 121.2
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Paragonimus (westermani) 121.2
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Paragonimus (westermani) 121.2
  • Paragonimiasis 121.2
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