ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V05.1

Vacc arboviral dis NEC

Diagnosis Code V05.1

ICD-9: V05.1
Short Description: Vacc arboviral dis NEC
Long Description: Need for prophylactic vaccination and inoculation against other arthropod-borne viral diseases
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V05.1

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to communicable diseases (V01-V09)
      • V05 Need for other prophylactic vaccination and inoculation against single diseases

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Viral Infections

Viruses are capsules with genetic material inside. They are very tiny, much smaller than bacteria. Viruses cause familiar infectious diseases such as the common cold, flu and warts. They also cause severe illnesses such as HIV/AIDS, smallpox and hemorrhagic fevers.

Viruses are like hijackers. They invade living, normal cells and use those cells to multiply and produce other viruses like themselves. This eventually kills the cells, which can make you sick.

Viral infections are hard to treat because viruses live inside your body's cells. They are "protected" from medicines, which usually move through your bloodstream. Antibiotics do not work for viral infections. There are a few antiviral medicines available. Vaccines can help prevent you from getting many viral diseases.

NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Chikungunya virus
  • ECHO virus
  • Enterovirus D68
  • Hand-foot-mouth disease
  • Herpangina
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Parainfluenza
  • Roseola

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