Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 132.1
Pediculus corporis [body louse]
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Pediculus corporis.
  • ICD-9-CM 132.1 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 132.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Body lice
  • Pediculosis corporis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 132.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B85.1 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus corporis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 132.1:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • vagabonds' 132.1
  • Infestation 134.9
    • louse (see also Infestation, pediculus) 132.9
  • Lice (infestation) 132.9
    • body (pediculus corporis) 132.1
  • Maculae ceruleae 132.1
  • Pediculosis (infestation) 132.9
    • corporis (body louse) (any site) 132.1
    • vestimenti 132.1
  • Vagabonds' disease 132.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 132.1 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.