Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 780.61
Fever presenting with conditions classified elsewhere
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Manifestation Code

  • ICD-9-CM 780.61 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 780.61 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: 780.61 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R50.81 Fever presenting with conditions classified elsewhere
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bancroftian filarial fever
  • Endocrine hyperthermia
  • Febrile granulocytopenia
  • Febrile neutropenia
  • Febrile proteinuria
  • Fever associated with AIDS
  • Fever associated with another condition (finding)
  • Fever presenting w other condition
  • Fever presenting with other condition
  • High temperature acclimation
  • Izumi fever
  • Malayan filarial fever
  • Neutropenic fever
  • Periodic fever aphthous-stomatitis pharyngitis adenitis syndrome
Code First
  • Code firstunderlying condition when associated fever is present, such as with:
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 780.61 describes the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 780.61:
  • Fever 780.60
    • in conditions classified elsewhere 780.61
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 780.61 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.