Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 680.1
Carbuncle and furuncle of neck
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Carbuncle of neck.
  • ICD-9-CM 680.1 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 680.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Carbuncle of neck
  • Furuncle of neck
  • Neck carbuncle
  • Neck furuncle
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 680.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L02.12 Furuncle of neck
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L02.13 Carbuncle of neck
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 680.1:
  • Boil (see also Carbuncle) 680.9
    • neck 680.1
  • Carbuncle 680.9
    • neck 680.1
  • Furuncle 680.9
    • neck 680.1
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