Non-specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 487
Influenza
  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 487 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 487.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 487: 2014.
487 Excludes
  • Hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae]:
  • influenza due to 2009 H1N1 [swine] influenza virus (488.11-488.19)
  • influenza due to identified avian influenza virus (488.01-488.09)
  • influenza due to identified (novel) 2009 H1N1 influenza virus (488.11-488.19)
Applies To
  • Influenza caused by unspecified influenza virus
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