Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 288.60
Leukocytosis, unspecified
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 288.60 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 288.60 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Leukocytosis
  • Leukocytosis (increase white blood cells in blood)
Clinical Information
  • Transient increase in the number of leukocytes in a body fluid
Applies To
  • Elevated leukocytes, unspecified
  • Elevated white blood cell count, unspecified
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 288.60 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM D72.829 Elevated white blood cell count, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 288.60:
  • Elevation
    • leukocytes 288.60
    • white blood cell count 288.60
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
  • Leukocytosis 288.60
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