Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 066.2
Venezuelan equine fever
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 066.2 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 066.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disorder due to Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (disorder)
  • Venezuelan equine encephalitis
  • Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus infection
Applies To
  • Venezuelan equine encephalitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 066.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A92.2 Venezuelan equine fever
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 066.2:
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • equine (acute) (infectious) (viral) 062.9
    • Venezuelan 066.2
  • Encephalomyelitis (chronic) (granulomatous) (myalgic, benign) (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • equine (acute) (infectious) 062.9
  • Fever 780.60
    • Venezuelan equine 066.2
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