Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 062.2
Eastern equine encephalitis
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: East equine encephalitis.
  • ICD-9-CM 062.2 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 062.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Eastern equine encephalitis virus infection
062.2 Excludes
  • Venezuelan equine encephalitis (066.2)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 062.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A83.2 Eastern equine encephalitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 062.2:
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • Eastern equine 062.2
    • equine (acute) (infectious) (viral) 062.9
  • Encephalomyelitis (chronic) (granulomatous) (myalgic, benign) (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • equine (acute) (infectious) 062.9
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