Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 059.21
Tanapox
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 059.21 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 059.21 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 059.21 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B08.71 Tanapox virus disease
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 059.21:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • tanapox 059.21
  • Tanapox 059.21
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 059.21 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.