Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 027.8
Other specified zoonotic bacterial diseases
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Zoonotic bact dis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 027.8 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 027.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Extraintestinal yersiniosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 027.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A28.8 Other specified zoonotic bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 027.8:
  • Actinobacillosis, general 027.8
  • Actinobacillus
    • lignieresii 027.8
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • bacterial NEC 040.89
      • zoonotic NEC 027.9
        • specified type NEC 027.8
    • zoonotic, bacterial NEC 027.9
      • specified type NEC 027.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • actinobacillus
  • Yersinia septica 027.8
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