Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 078.19
Other specified viral warts
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Oth specfd viral warts.
  • ICD-9-CM 078.19 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 078.19 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anal warts
  • Condylomata lata of vulva
  • Epidermodysplasia verruciformis
  • Epidermodysplasia verruciformis (skin condition)
  • Plane wart
  • Verruca palmaris
  • Verruca plana
  • Verruca plana (flat wart)
Clinical Information
  • A papilloma virus related epithelial overgrowth. It can be located anywhere on the body though when it involves the perineal region it is generally referred to as condyloma acuminata.
  • A raised growth on the surface of the skin or other organ.
  • Benign epidermal tumor caused by a papillomavirus or other agent.
Applies To
  • Common wart
  • Flat wart
  • Verruca plana
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 078.19 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B07.8 Other viral warts
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 078.19:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Lewandowski-Lutz (epidermodysplasia verruciformis) 078.19
  • Epidermodysplasia verruciformis 078.19
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • virus, viral 079.99
      • adenovirus
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.0
      • central nervous system NEC 049.9
      • chest 519.8
      • conjunctivitis 077.99
        • specified type NEC 077.89
      • coronavirus 079.89
      • Coxsackie (see also Infection, Coxsackie) 079.2
      • Ebola 065.8
      • ECHO
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.1
      • encephalitis 049.9
      • enteritis NEC (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
      • exanthem NEC 057.9
      • Hantavirus 079.81
      • human papilloma 079.4
      • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • intestine (see also Enteritis, viral) 008.8
      • Lung - see Pneumonia, viral
      • respiratory syncytial (RSV) 079.6
      • Retrovirus 079.50
      • rhinovirus
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
        • unspecified nature or site 079.3
      • salivary gland disease 078.5
      • slow 046.9
        • specified condition NEC 046.8
      • specified type NEC 079.89
        • in diseases classified elsewhere - see category 079
      • unspecified nature or site 079.99
      • warts 078.10
        • specified NEC 078.19
      • yaba monkey tumor 059.22
  • Lewandowski-Lutz disease (epidermodysplasia verruciformis) 078.19
  • Verruca (filiformis) 078.10
    • plana (juvenilis) 078.19
    • viral 078.10
      • specified NEC 078.19
  • Wart (digitate) (filiform) (infectious) (viral) 078.10
    • common 078.19
    • flat 078.19
    • fig 078.19
    • juvenile 078.19
    • specified NEC 078.19
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