2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 464.5
- There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 464.5 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
- Inflammation of the epiglottis and supraglottic structures including the pharynx; uvula; base of tongue; and aryepiglottic folds. It is usually caused by haemophilus influenzae in children but often by different organisms in adults