Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 083.0
Q fever
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 083.0 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 083.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Acute infectious disease caused by coxiella burnetii; characterized by a sudden onset of fever,headache, malaise, and weakness; in humans, it is commonly contracted by inhalation of infected dusts derived from infected domestic animals.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 083.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A78 Q fever
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 083.0:
  • Australian
    • Q fever 083.0
  • Balkan grippe 083.0
  • Fever 780.60
    • Australian A or Q 083.0
    • nine-mile 083.0
    • Q 083.0
      • with pneumonia 083.0 [484.8]
    • quadrilateral 083.0
    • Queensland (coastal) 083.0
  • Grippe, grippal - see also Influenza
    • Balkan 083.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Q fever 083.0
  • Q fever 083.0
    • with pneumonia 083.0 [484.8]
  • Quadrilateral fever 083.0
  • Queensland fever 083.0
    • coastal 083.0
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