Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 129
Intestinal parasitism, unspecified
  • Short description: Intestin parasitism NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 129 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 129 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 129.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 129: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Intestinal parasitism
  • Parasitism, intestinal
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 129 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B82.9 Intestinal parasitism, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 129:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
    • parasitic NEC 129
  • Infestation 134.9
    • intestinal NEC 129
  • Parasitic - see also condition
    • disease NEC (see also Infestation, parasitic) 136.9
  • Parasitism NEC 136.9
    • intestinal NEC 129
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