Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 082.49
Other ehrlichiosis
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Ehrlichiosis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 082.49 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 082.49 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 082.49 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A77.49 Other ehrlichiosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 082.49:
  • Anaplasmosis, human 082.49
  • Ehrlichiosis 082.40
    • specified type NEC 082.49
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Ehrlichiosis 082.40
      • chaffeensis 082.41
      • specified type NEC 082.49
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 082.49 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.