Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 116.2
Lobomycosis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 116.2 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 116.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Lobomycosis infection
Clinical Information
  • A chronic, fungal, subcutaneous infection endemic in rural regions in south america and central america. The causal organism is lacazia labol.
Applies To
  • Infections by Loboa [Blastomyces] loboi
  • Keloidal blastomycosis
  • Lobo's disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 116.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B48.0 Lobomycosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 116.2:
  • Blastomycosis, blastomycotic (chronic) (cutaneous) (disseminated) (lung) (pulmonary) (systemic) 116.0
    • keloidal 116.2
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Lobo's (keloid blastomycosis) 116.2
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Glenosporopsis amazonica 116.2
    • Loboa loboi 116.2
  • Lobo's disease or blastomycosis 116.2
  • Lobomycosis 116.2
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