Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 477.0
Allergic rhinitis due to pollen
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Rhinitis due to pollen.
  • ICD-9-CM 477.0 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 477.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Allergic rhinitis (nose congestion), pollen
  • Allergic rhinitis, pollen
Clinical Information
  • Seasonal variety of allergic rhinitis, marked by acute conjunctivitis with lacrimation and itching; regarded as an allergic condition triggered by specific allergens.
Applies To
  • Pollinosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 477.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM J30.1 Allergic rhinitis due to pollen
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 477.0:
  • Allergy, allergic (reaction) 995.3
    • grain 477.0
    • grass (pollen) 477.0
      • asthma (see also Asthma) 493.0
      • hay fever 477.0
    • inhalant 477.9
      • dust 477.8
      • pollen 477.0
      • specified allergen other than pollen 477.8
    • pollen (any) (hay fever) 477.0
      • asthma (see also Asthma) 493.0
    • primrose 477.0
    • primula 477.0
    • ragweed (pollen) (Senecio jacobae) 477.0
      • asthma (see also Asthma) 493.0
      • hay fever 477.0
    • rose 477.0
    • Senecio jacobae 477.0
    • tree (any) (hay fever) (pollen) 477.0
      • asthma (see also Asthma) 493.0
  • Cold 460
    • rose 477.0
  • Fever 780.60
    • hay (allergic) (with rhinitis) 477.9
      • with
        • asthma (bronchial) (see also Asthma) 493.0
      • due to
        • dander, animal (cat) (dog) 477.2
        • dust 477.8
        • fowl 477.8
        • hair, animal (cat) (dog) 477.2
        • pollen, any plant or tree 477.0
        • specified allergen other than pollen 477.8
    • rose 477.0
  • Hay
    • fever (allergic) (with rhinitis) 477.9
      • with asthma (bronchial) (see also Asthma) 493.0
      • allergic, due to grass, pollen, ragweed, or tree 477.0
      • conjunctivitis 372.05
      • due to
        • dander, animal (cat) (dog) 477.2
        • dust 477.8
        • fowl 477.8
        • hair, animal (cat) (dog) 477.2
        • pollen 477.0
        • specified allergen other than pollen 477.8
  • Pollinosis 477.0
  • Rose
    • cold 477.0
    • fever 477.0
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