ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 079.50

Retrovirus, unspecified

Diagnosis Code 079.50

ICD-9: 079.50
Short Description: Retrovirus, unspecified
Long Description: Retrovirus, unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 079.50

Code Classification
  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other diseases due to viruses and Chlamydiae (070-079)
      • 079 Viral infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • B97.30 - Unsp retrovirus as the cause of diseases classd elswhr

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