Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 082.0
Spotted fevers
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 082.0 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 082.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Boutonneuse fever
  • North Asian tick typhus
  • Queensland tick typhus
  • Rickettsiosis spotted fever
  • Rocky mountain spotted fever
  • Spotted fever due to Rickettsia australis
  • Spotted fever due to Rickettsia conorii
  • Spotted fever due to Rickettsia siberica
  • Spotted fever group rickettsial disease (disorder)
  • Spotted fever rickettsiosis
Clinical Information
  • Acute, infectious, sometimes fatal disease caused by rickettsia rickettsii usually transmitted by ixodid ticks; occurs only in north and south america; manifestations include chills, fever, rash, headache, myalgia, and prostration.
Applies To
  • Rocky mountain spotted fever
  • Sao Paulo fever
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 082.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A77.0 Spotted fever due to Rickettsia rickettsii
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 082.0:
  • Fever 780.60
    • American
      • mountain tick 066.1
      • spotted 082.0
    • mountain 066.1
      • meaning
        • Rocky Mountain spotted 082.0
        • undulant fever (see also Brucellosis) 023.9
      • tick (American) 066.1
    • Rocky Mountain spotted 082.0
    • Sao Paulo 082.0
    • spotted (Rocky Mountain) 082.0
      • American 082.0
      • Brazilian 082.0
      • Colombian 082.0
      • meaning
  • Rocky Mountain fever (spotted) 082.0
  • Sao Paulo fever or typhus 082.0
  • Tick-bite fever NEC 066.1
    • Rocky Mountain 082.0
  • Typhus (fever) 081.9
    • S€o Paulo 082.0
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