Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 488.8
Influenza due to novel influenza a
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 488.8 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
488.8 Excludes
Applies To
  • Influenza due to animal origin influenza virus
  • Infection with influenza viruses occurring in pigs or other animals
  • Other novel influenza A viruses not previously found in humans
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