Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 110.9
Dermatophytosis of unspecified site
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 110.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 110.9 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 110.9 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM B35.9 Dermatophytosis, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Dermatophytosis
  • Dermatophytosis (fungal infection of skin)
Clinical Information
  • General term describing various dermatophytoses; specific types include tinea capitis (ringworm of the scalp), tinea favosa (of scalp and skin), tinea pedis (athlete's foot), and tinea unguium (ringworm of the nails)
Applies To
  • Favus NOS
  • Microsporic tinea NOS
  • Ringworm NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 110.9:
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