Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 279.04
Congenital hypogammaglobulinemia
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 279.04 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 279.04 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: 279.04 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D80.0 Hereditary hypogammaglobulinemia
Approximate Synonyms
  • Agammaglobulinemia, X linked
  • Congenital agammaglobulinemia
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia, congenital
  • X linked agammaglobulinemia
  • X linked hypogammaglobulinemia
  • X-linked agammaglobulinemia
  • X-linked hypogammaglobulinemia
Clinical Information
  • X-linked agammaglobulinemia. An immunodeficiency state characterized (usually) by profoundly low concentrations of serum immunoglobulins of all classes, although occasionally significant amounts of one or more isotypes can be found. The fundamental defect in xla affects early lineage b cells
Applies To
  • Agammaglobulinemia:
    • Bruton's type
    • X-linked
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 279.04:
  • Agammaglobulinemia 279.00
    • Bruton's X-linked 279.04
    • infantile sex-linked (Bruton's) (congenital) 279.04
  • Antibody
    • deficiency syndrome
      • agammaglobulinemic 279.00
      • congenital 279.04
      • hypogammaglobulinemic 279.00
  • Bruton's X-linked agammaglobulinemia 279.04
  • Deficiency, deficient
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Bruton's (X-linked agammaglobulinemia) 279.04
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • antibody deficiency 279.00
      • agammaglobulinemic 279.00
      • congenital 279.04
      • hypogammaglobulinemic 279.00
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