Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 706.0
Acne varioliformis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 706.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 706.0 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: 706.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM L70.2 Acne varioliformis
Disease Synonyms
  • Acne necrotica
  • Acne necrotica miliaris
Applies To
  • Acne:
    • frontalis
    • necrotica
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 706.0:
  • Acne (pustular) (vulgaris) 706.1
    • atrophica 706.0
    • frontalis 706.0
    • lupoid 706.0
    • necrotic, necrotica 706.0
    • rodens 706.0
    • varioliformis 706.0
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 706.0 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.