Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 127.1
Anisakiasis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 127.1 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 127.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection by Anisakidae
Clinical Information
  • Infection with roundworms of the genus anisakis. Human infection results from the consumption of fish harboring roundworm larvae. The worms may cause acute nausea; vomiting; or penetrate into the wall of the digestive tract where they give rise to eosinophilic granuloma in the stomach; intestines; or the omentum.
Applies To
  • Infection by Anisakis larva
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 127.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B81.0 Anisakiasis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 127.1:
  • Anisakiasis (infection) (infestation) 127.1
  • Anisakis larva infestation 127.1
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • anisakiasis 127.1
    • Anisakis larva 127.1
  • Infestation 134.9
    • anisakiasis 127.1
    • Anisakis larva 127.1
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