Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 026.0
Spirillary fever
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 026.0 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 026.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Rat-bite fever due to Spirillum minor [S. minus]
  • Sodoku
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 026.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A25.0 Spirillosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 026.0:
  • Fever 780.60
    • rat-bite 026.9
      • due to
        • Spirillum minor or minus 026.0
        • Spirochaeta morsus muris 026.0
        • Streptobacillus moniliformis 026.1
    • spirillary 026.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Spirillum
      • minus or minor 026.0
      • morsus muris 026.0
      • obermeieri 087.0
  • Rat-bite fever 026.9
    • spirochetal (morsus muris) 026.0
  • Sodoku 026.0
  • Spirillum minus 026.0
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 026.0 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.