Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 078.7
Arenaviral hemorrhagic fever
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Arenaviral hem fever.
  • ICD-9-CM 078.7 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 078.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Argentinian hemorrhagic fever
  • Bolivian hemorrhagic fever
  • Junin hemorrhagic fever
  • Machupo hemorrhagic fever
Applies To
  • Hemorrhagic fever:
    • Argentine
    • Bolivian
    • Junin virus
    • Machupo virus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 078.7 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A96.0 Junin hemorrhagic fever
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A96.1 Machupo hemorrhagic fever
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A96.8 Other arenaviral hemorrhagic fevers
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 078.7:
  • Argentinian hemorrhagic fever 078.7
  • Bolivian hemorrhagic fever 078.7
  • Fever 780.60
    • Junin virus, hemorrhagic 078.7
    • Machupo virus, hemorrhagic 078.7
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
  • Junin virus hemorrhagic fever 078.7
  • Machupo virus hemorrhagic fever 078.7
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