Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 008.02
Intestinal infection due to enterotoxigenic E. coli
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 008.02 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 008.02 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • E coli enterotoxigenic enteritis
  • Escherichia coli enterotoxigenic enteritis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 008.02 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM A04.1 Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infection
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 008.02:
  • Enteritis (acute) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (congestive) (diarrheal) (exudative) (follicular) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (perforative) (phlegmonous) (presumed noninfectious) (pseudomembranous) 558.9
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