Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 495.4
Malt workers' lung
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 495.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 495.4 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: 495.4 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM J67.4 Maltworker's lung
Approximate Synonyms
  • Malt workers lung
  • Malt-workers' lung
Applies To
  • Alveolitis due to Aspergillus clavatus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 495.4:
  • Allergy, allergic (reaction) 995.3
    • alveolitis (extrinsic) 495.9
      • due to
        • Aspergillus clavatus 495.4
        • cryptostroma corticale 495.6
        • organisms (fungal, thermophilic actinomycete, other) growing in ventilation (air conditioning systems) 495.7
      • specified type NEC 495.8
  • Alveolitis
    • due to
      • Aspergillus clavatus 495.4
      • Cryptostroma corticale 495.6
  • Malt workers' lung 495.4
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 495.4 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.