Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 111.9
Dermatomycosis, unspecified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Dermatomycosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 111.9 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 111.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Dermal mycosis
  • Dermal mycosis (fungal infection)
Clinical Information
  • Superficial infections of the skin or its appendages by any of various fungi.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 111.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B36.9 Superficial mycosis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 111.9:
  • Dermatitis (allergic) (contact) (occupational) (venenata) 692.9
    • fungus 111.9
  • Dermatomycosis 111.9
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • mycotic NEC 117.9
      • pathogenic to compromised host only 118
      • skin NEC 111.9
      • systemic 117.9
    • skin (local) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) NEC 686.9
      • abscess - see Abscess, by site
      • cellulitis - see Cellulitis, by site
      • due to fungus 111.9
      • mycotic 111.9
      • ulcer (see also Ulcer, skin) 707.9
  • Mycosis, mycotic 117.9
    • cutaneous NEC 111.9
    • skin NEC 111.9
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 111.9 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.