Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 288.3
Eosinophilia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 288.3 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 288.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Aggressive lymphadenopathic mastocytosis with eosinophilia
  • Allergic eosinophilia
  • Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia
  • Disorder characterized by eosinophilia
  • Disorder of eosinophil
  • Drug-induced eosinophilia
  • Eosinophil count raised
  • Eosinophilia, allergic
  • Eosinophilic nonallergic rhinitis
  • Episodic angioedema with eosinophilia
  • Familial eosinophilia
  • Hereditary eosinophilia
  • Idiopathic eosinophilia
  • Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome
  • Increased blood eosinophil number
  • Kimura's disease
  • Non-allergic nasal rhinitis with eosinophilia
  • Nonallergic rhinitis with eosinophilia
  • Peritoneal eosinophilia
  • Secondary eosinophilia
  • Traumatic ulcerative granuloma of tongue with stromal eosinophilia
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal increase of eosinophils in the blood, tissues or organs.
  • Disordered formation of eosinophils or an abnormal accumulation or deficiency of these cells.
288.3 Excludes
  • Löffler's syndrome (518.3)
  • pulmonary eosinophilia (518.3)
Applies To
  • Eosinophilia
    • allergic
    • hereditary
    • idiopathic
    • secondary
  • Eosinophilic leukocytosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 288.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D72.1 Eosinophilia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 288.3:
  • Acidocytosis 288.3
  • Eosinophilia 288.3
    • with
      • angiolymphoid hyperplasia (ALHE) 228.01
    • allergic 288.3
    • hereditary 288.3
    • idiopathic 288.3
    • pulmonary (tropical) 518.3
    • secondary 288.3
  • Leukocytosis 288.60
    • eosinophilic 288.3
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • hypereosinophilic (idiopathic) 288.3
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