Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 082.40
Ehrlichiosis, unspecified
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 082.40 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 082.40 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Human ehrlichiosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 082.40 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM A77.40 Ehrlichiosis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 082.40:
  • Ehrlichiosis 082.40
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Ehrlichiosis 082.40
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 082.40 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.