Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 039.9
Actinomycotic infection of unspecified site
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Actinomycosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 039.9 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 039.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Actinomycosis
  • Actinomycosis infection , mycetoma
  • Actinomycotic infection
  • Actinomycotic mycetoma
  • Mycetoma
  • Nocardiosis
Clinical Information
  • Gram positive bacterial infection with bacteria of the genus nocardia.
Applies To
  • Actinomycosis NOS
  • Maduromycosis NOS
  • Nocardiosis NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 039.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A42.9 Actinomycosis, unspecified
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A43.9 Nocardiosis, unspecified
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B47.1 Actinomycetoma
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 039.9:
  • Actinomycosis, actinomycotic 039.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Madura (actinomycotic) 039.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • actinomycotic NEC (see also Actinomycosis) 039.9
    • mycetoma
      • actinomycotic NEC (see also Actinomycosis) 039.9
      • mycotic NEC 117.4
  • Madura
    • disease (actinomycotic) 039.9
  • Maduromycosis (actinomycotic) 039.9
  • Mycetoma (actinomycotic) 039.9
    • madurae 039.9
    • maduromycotic 039.9
    • nocardial 039.9
  • Nocardiosis 039.9
  • Nodule(s), nodular
    • actinomycotic (see also Actinomycosis) 039.9
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